Chateau de Montmirail

Philippe and Sylvie Bouteiller (Brother and sister)
Cours Stassart 84190 Vacqueyras
Tel. +33 490 658 672
Direct sale: Yes



he grandfather of the two siblings who currently run the domain Maurice Archimbaud, was the first producer of Vacqueyras to bottle wines. He established the domain in 1960 with inherited vineyards of Vacqueyras and fields at Montmirail covered by trees or scrub. During a 20-year period he extended his vineyards by clearing slopes towards the Dentelles de Montmirail and planted vines at an area of 24 ha of Gigondas. He created his cellar beside the buildings of the former health resort.
His daughter Monique Archimbaud Bouteiller continued to ru domain until she in 2013 handed over the management to two of her children Philippe and Sylvie, who both had worked on the domain, since they finished their education.
The domain covers 44 ha. 20 ha of Vacqueyras and 24 ha of Gigondas.

Wines according to website February 2021

Gigondas Cuvée de Beauchamp
75% Grenache, 15% Syrah, 10% Mourvedre.

Gigondas La Combe Sauvage
2018: 60% Grenache, 40% Mourvedre.

Gigondas Cuvée Saint Maurice
2018: 50% Grenache, 33% Syrah, 17% Mourvedre.
Partly aged in new barriques for 12 months.

Gigondas Rosé Cuvée de Rossignol
2019: 60% Grenache, 20% Mourvedre, 20% Cinsault. 

Vacqueyras Cuvée des Deux Frères
2018: 70% Grenache, 20% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre.

Vacqueyras Cuvée de l'Ermite
2019:: 50% Grenache and 50% Syrah.

Vacqueyras Blanc
2019: Grenache Blanc, Clairette, Roussanne, Viognier 

Vacqueyras Blanc Gabriel
2019:  50% Clairette and Bourboulenc aged for 6 months in barriques and then blended with 50% of Vacqueyas Blanc (mentioned abowe) 

Cotes du Rhone Jeune Vigne
2019: Grenache, Syrah and Marcelan.

Philippe Bouteiller at Gigondas sur Table 2014

Sylvie Bouteiller at Gigondas sur Table 2018

2 apartements with space for 4-6 and 6-8 persons situated by the cellars are for rent.

Maurice Archimbaud, the founder of the domain. When he inherited the fields in Gigondas they were covered by trees or scrub. In a period of 20 years from 1960 he cleared the slopes of Montmirail and planted vines.

Monique Bouteiller representing the wine brotherhood of Vacqueyras
at Fête du Vin July 2015.
She was for a periode the president of the syndicate of Vacqueyras.


Chateau de Montmirail contains the cellars of the domain. They are situated in Gigondas 500m west of Vacqueyras nieghbouring Hotel Montmirail
The chateau and the hotel were a health resort around 1900. 

Office and wine shop in Vacqueyras. There is no cellar here.






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Updated 19-03-2021