Domaine de Cremone
Patrice and Thomas Barbieri
230, Chemin Beauregard, 84290 Cairanne
Direct sale: By appointment
Tel. +33 636 655 044 (Patrice) +33 778 417 344 (Thomas)
Patrice Barbieri had led
a transport company specializing in wine before he bought a somewhat neglected property
with associated vineyards on the border between Cairanne and Rasteau in 2013.
domain name refers to the Italian city of Cremonde, which was the birthplace of
the famous violin
crafter Antonio Stradivari. Patrice's father is from Cremonde.
domain's cellar is situated
in Cairanne in buildings that were previously used by Domaine Rabasse. Here
you can also taste and buy the wines
Patrice and his son Thomas run the domain together
vineyards cover 19.2 hectares. 11 ha. is
located in Rasteau, 7.2 ha. in
Cairanne and 1 ha. in Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes.
Vine (Page is under update)
2013: 53% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 19% Mourvedre, 6% Carignan and 2% Clairette.
16 hl/ha. 36% aged in barriques i 18 mdr.for 18 months
Rasteau 1er Violon
2013: 57% Grenache, 21% Syrah, 17% Mourvedre and 5% Cinsault.
25% aged in barriques for 18 months
2013: Aged in barriques for 20 months
Cotes du Rhone
Village Le Violon
2015: Mainly Grenache/Syrah with some Mourvedre/Carignan.
Cotes du Rhone Village Rosé Le Violon
2017: Mainly Grenache with Cinsault
2017: Ugni Blanc and Clairette.
Vinified and matured in egg fomed cement tank.