Chateau Maucoil

Lavau - Bonnet
84231 Chateauneuf du Pape
Tel. +33 490 341 486
Direct sale: Monday-Friday 9.00-12.30 and 14.00-18.30
E-shop Price range 9-38€
Mail: via website


The Arnaud family, also owners of Chateau Cabrieres bought the estate 1995. 
In 2009 Chateau Maucoil was by a shift of generation given to  Bénédicte and her husband Charles Bonnet.
Late 2013 the domain merged with the necogiant firm Lavau in Violès.
Bénédicte Bonnet are now co-owner of Lavau, and she works in this firm responsible for sales of the wines
The employees at Maucoil still works for the new owners and wines with the name Maucoil at the labels will still be made at this estate's cellar.
The property covers 45 ha including  25 ha of Chateauneuf du Pape, 17 ha of Cotes du Rhone and 3 ha of IGP. 
Since 2014 the vineyards are certified agriculture biologique.

Wines according to the domain's website February 2018.

Chateauneuf du Pape Tradition
60% Grenache, 15% Syrah, 15% Mourvèdre and 10% Cinsault.
Aged partly in tank and parly in barriques for 12 months

Chateauneuf du Pape Privilege
50% Grenache, 15% syrah, 12% Mourvedre, 8% Cinsault, 5% Clairette/Bourboulenc. and appearently 10% other varieties  
Historically it has been a en cuvée baset at "the thirteen grapes", vieilles vignes and low yield. Aged in 1-2-years-old pièces or demi-muids for12 months.

Chateauneuf du Pape L'Esprit de Maucoil
From the best part of Privilege. Only made i best vintages.

Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc Tradition
70% Grenache Blanc, 15% Clairette and 15% Bourboulenc.

Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc Trésor des Papes
70% Grenache Blanc, 15% Clairette and 15% Bourboulenc.
Fermented and aged in barriques sur lie for 6 months

Cotes du Rhone Village
50% Grenache, 25% Syrah and 25% Carignan. 

Cotes du Rhone Village 1895
100% Grenache planted in 1895. Aged for 18 months in 380 l barrels.

Cotes du Rhone Village Sans Souffre AB
50% Grenache, 25% Syrah and 25% Carignan.

The team at Maucoil

Benoit Lavau, Bénédicte og Charles Bonnet (Chateau Maucoil) Frederic Lavau

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Updated 2021-03-23