|Domaine du Chapitre
Le Chapitre 07700 St Marcel d'Ardèche
Tel. +33 610 602 854
to family documents, the Dorte family has been represented in St
Marcel d'Ardèche since the 17th century.
However, it was not until the 19th century that the
present property was established.
It was the current owner's father Gerard Dorthe, who
in the 1970s really became a wine grower and acquired Cotes du
Rhone vineyards. Frédéric Dorthe received
wine training in Beaune and after practical experience in
Condrieu and Côte-Rotie, he took over the property after his
father in 2006.
The vineyards total a total of 30 ha. in
the three appellations the wines represent
Cotes du Rhone Village - From 2018 Saint
2016: Mainly Grenache and Syrah.
Cotes du Rhone Numéro 7
2017: Mainly Grenache with Syrah and Mourvedre.
IGP Coteaux de l'Ardèche Aria
2016: 100% Syrah.
IGP Coteaux de l'Ardèche Mon bon plaisir
2016: 60% Grenache, 30% Cinsault, 10% Syrah
VDF Blanc Exsultate
2015: 50% Muscat de petit grains, 50% Roussanne
VDF Le Cardinal
2012: Selection of Grenache. 3 years of ageing in barriques.