Domaine les Semelles de Vent
Yu Yen and Christophe Galon
6, Chemin des Olivier 84190 Vacqueyras.
Tel. +33 490 123 910
Direct sale: By appointment to be sure someone is present.
IIn 1991 Christophe Galon took over the family's
vineyards. Through the years until 2009/2010 he delivered the grapes to
the cooperativ. In 2009 he made and bottled his first wine a Chateauneuf du Pape
with the name Montagne Vieille. Since 2010 Gigondas and Vacqueyras are
also made and bottled. The wines ar made in an old cellar in Vacqueyras.
The domain covers 0,22 ha of
Chateauneuf du Pape (at Côte de l'Ange), 8,5 ha in Vacqueyras, and 3,3 ha
Christophe and Yu Yen have
in recent years built a very beautiful home one kilometre from Vacqueyas. Christophe
has always been a traveller - especially in the far East. Twenty
years ago he met Yu Yen in China. She is born in Taiwan. In
their home you can see many beautiful things they have brought
home from the far East.
Christophe draw himself the
illustrations at the labels - new for every vintage.