Chapelle St. Theodoric
Baptiste Grangeon and Peter Weygandt
Domaine de Christia Fauburg Saint Georges 48, 84350 Courthezon
Tel. +33 490 702 409
Direct sale: No. This wine is only for export
Chapelle St. Theodoric is not a domain in the usual sence of
The grapes for the wine come from 3 ha of AOP Chateauneuf du Pape since 2009
belonging to the american wine importer
The cultivation of the vines and the winemaking is done by the team
at Domaine de Christia.
The 3 ha are situated at two lieux-dits Guigasse and Pignan both areas where the
soil is sandy and nearly without stones. All parcels contain only Grenache Noir
with an average age of 50 years - some vines are up to one hundred years old.
The first vintage was 2009.
The vineyards are cultivated by biodynamic principles.
In the first vintages since 2009 the yield has only been around 14 hl/ha.
Chateauneuf du Pape les Sablons
100% Grenache. Press wine from the two other cuvées and wines from the
younges vines from both lieux-dits. Aged in older barriques.
Chateauneuf du Pape Les Grans Pin
100% Grenache from lieu-dit Pignan. Aged in demi-muids.
Chateauneuf du Pape La Guigasse
100% Grenache from lieu-dit La Guigasse. Aged in demi-muids.