2, Chemin des Bosquets, 84190 Gigondas
Tel. +33 490 658 045
Direct sale: Monday - Friday: 9.00-12.30 and 14.00-18.00
I the season: Saturday 10.00-12.00
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Records from 1376 mention Vinea
culta on a lieu-dit in
Gigondas called Bosquets. The
oldest documented building at the domain's
current location dates back to 1644
when a feudal lord Jean de Rivière,
Seigneur de Laval, built a
bâtisse on site. A renovated
tower from this period is situated near
the domain. In the latter half of the
1800s the property was for a period owned
by Eugène Raspail, who built
Chateau Raspail in Gigondas.
Domaine des Bosquets was bought in 1962 by the legendary Gabriel Meffre. It's his
grandson Julien Brechet, who runs the domain today. The estate covers 26 ha of Gigondas.
The number of different cuvées have escaleted in resent years -
representing the different terroirs of the vineyards. (Maybe inspired by
his big brother Laurent Brechet at Chateau de
according to website February 2021
2018: Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre, Cinsault, Clairette.
Aged for 12 months in concrete or barrels of different sizes.
Gigondas Le Plateau
2016 Mainly from old Mourvedre with some Syrah, Grenache and Cinsault.
Aged in older demi-muids for 18 months.
Gigondas La Lieu-Dit ...
2018: 100% Grenache from a parcel of 1 ha. by the domain. Aged in demi-muids 18 months.
Gigondas Cuvée la Colline
2018: Grenache from old vines at high altitude situated parcels. Aged in demi-muids for 18 months.
Gigondas Les Routes ...
2017: Petit Syrah. Aged for 18 months in pièces
2019: Mainly Grenache.
Cotes du Rhone Blanc Cheval Long ...
2019: Grenache Blanc, some Roussanne.
Fermented and aged in pièces or demi-muids.
A bid for an eventual Gigondas Blanc in the future.
Beaumes de Venise Rouge
2018: Grenachewith some Syrah. From a friend's vineyards in Beaumes de Venise.Aged
for 18 months in old barrels.
VDF (2018) The petit vins des Bosquets.
From vineyards with young vines in Gigondas and Séguret. (Julien and
his family live in Séguret)