Jacques et 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
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
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
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
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
presenting his wines from Gigondas
at Gigondas sur Table 2013
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