Domaines Jacques et Hugues Meffre

Hugues Meffre
2600 Route de Cairanne 84150 Violès
Tel. +33 490 658 532
Direct sale: No.


Jacques Meffre is the son of the legendary Gabriel Meffre who from a modest start as the owner of an inherited domain in Gigondas Domaine de la Daysse was able to develope his business to be one of the biggest owners of vineyards in France. His empire covered around 900 ha and a quite big negocinant firm in Gigondas (Gabriel Meffre)
In 1987 Gabriel Meffre passed away and his possessions were diveded between his children. 
His daughter Sylvette Brechet got Chateau de Vaudieu and Domaine des Bosquets in Gigondas. 
His son Christian Meffre got the domains Chateau Raspail, Chateau de Ruth (sold in 2009), Chateau Saint Jean.
The oldest son Jacques Meffre inherited the domains listed below. Today they are run by Jacques' son Hugues Meffre:

Domaine de Valori (Courthezon 8,5 ha.)
Chateauneuf du Pape
60% Grenache, 20% Syrah and 20% Mourvedre. 

Domaine de la Daysse (Gigondas 15 ha.)
55% Grenache, 35% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre.

Domaine Sainte Anne (Gigondas 5 ha.)
80% Grenache and 20% Syrah.

Domaine du Bois des Dames (Violès 100 ha.)
Cotes du Rhone Village Plan de Dieu
65% Grenache, 33% Syrah and 5% Mourvedre

Domaine de l'Abbaye de Prébayon
Cotes du Rhone Village
70% Grenache, 25% Syrah and 5% Mourvedre.

Domaine de Dieumercy (Travaillan 90 ha.)
Cotes du Rhone
75% Grenache and 25% Syrah

At Caveau du Gigondas you can buy Gigondas Domaine Sainte Anne and Domaine la Daysse. The producer is said to be Jack Meffre. (Jack is the short name for Jacques)

Domaine du Bois des Dames in Cairanne is the headquarter of the company

Hugues Meffre presenting his wines from Gigondas 
at Gigondas sur Table 2013

Hugues Meffre is still a young man, but his only child Aurelie Meffre is during education so that she can be able to run the quite big firm - some day in the future. This photo is from Fête du Vin in Violès July 2015

These tanks at Bois des Dames are far to big to be inside a building

Three generations, Jacques, Aurelie and Hugues Meffre. Photo from the domain's website 

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Updated 04-02-2019