Quartier Gramenon 26770 Montbrison
Tel. +33 475 535 7 08
In the 1990ties this domain
became a very well known producer of Cotes du Rhone. In 1998 the owner Phillipe
Laurent doubled the area of his vineyards by purchasing 20 ha in
Vinsobres. Very unfortunately he in 1999 died in a tragic accident and his wife
decided to sell some of the fields. In 2000 15 ha was sold to the Perrin
brothers at Chateau de Beaucastel.
Laurent works at the domain. Some vinyards in Valreas have been
purshaced and the domain covers a total of 25 ha.
Since 2006 the son
The vineyards have since the beginning been cultivated organicaly and
are certified agriculture biologique and since 2009 certified bio-dynamique.
according to website February 2013:
Vinsobres La Papesse
2010: Mainly Grenache. 60-years-old
15 days of maceration in wooden tanks and ageing for 12 months in barriques.
Cotes du Rhone
Villages Valreas L'Eléméntaire
Mainly Grenache from an altitude of 400 m at Haut Plateau Valreas.
Ageing partly in tank and partly in barriques for 8 months.
du Rhone Village Les Laurentides
Grenache. Aged for 8 months in barriques.
Cotes du Rhone Poignee
Grenache and Cinsault. From
younger vines. Matured in cement tank.
Cotes du Rhone Sierra du Sud
100% Syrah. Parly aged in barriques for 7 months.
du Rhone La Sagesse
Grenache. 50-years-old vines 20 hl/ha. Aged for 12 months in barriques.
du Rhone Ceps
Centenaires La Mémé
From 100-years-old Grenache. 20hl/ha. Aged
for 12 months in
du Rhone A. Pascal S.
100% Grenache. 60-years-old vine. 15hl/ha. Aged for 12 months in
Cotes du Rhone Rosé
Grenache and Cinsault.
Tout en Bulles
2010: Clairette and Viognier