Domaine de la Mordorée

Madeleine and Ambre Delorme
Chemin des Oliviers 30126 Tavel
Tel. +33 466 500 075
Direct sale: Monday - Friday 8.00-12.00 og 13.30-17.30
Saturday: 10.00-12.00 and 13.30-17.30

Mail:
info@domaine-mordoree.com  
Web: http://www.domaine-mordoree.com/

The domain was founded in 1986 by Francis Delorme and his two sons Fabrice and Christophe Delorme. From the start they advised only over 5 ha. The name Mordoree is in the local dialect name for great woodcock - his father was a passionate hunter. The name of the domain Chateauneuf du Pape is so aptly Forest Queen (Reine des Bois).

In June
Christophe Delorme suddenly died far too young of age.
To day the domaine are run by his wife Madeleine and his daughter Ambre. Francis Delorme is no any longer working at the place.

Over the years since its establishment, the number of hectares has grown considerably. In 1993 they bought 5 hectares. Chateauneuf du Pape, consisting of plots located in La Crau, La Nerthe, Cabrières and Le Bois de 
la Ville.
The wines from here have greatly helped to make the domain known in the wine world, helped by high scores from Robert Parker's high notes
In Tavel and the surrounding area the domaine covers a total of 50.5 ha in the appellations Lirac (26 ha), Tavel (9 ha) and Cotes du Rhone (14 ha). Their best cuvées of Lirac and Tavel are among the best wines from the two appellations. The latest acquisition is 0.8 ha of ​​Condrieu in the northern Rhone.
Since 2013 the vineyards has been certified agriculture biologique.

Wines:

Chateauneuf du Pape La Belle Voyageuse
2015: 90% Grenache, 4% Syrah, 4% Mourvedre, 2% Counoide/Vaccarese. 60-years-old vines.
The average age of the vines are 60 years. 
30% of the wine is aged in barrels and the rest in
steel tank

Chateauneuf du Pape, La Reine des Bois
2015: 75% Grenache 10% Mourvedre,10% Syrah and 5% Vaccarese/Counoise
. The average age of the vines are 60 years. 
30% is aged in barrels and the rest in
steel tank

Chateauneuf du Pape La Plume du Peintre
2003: Equal shares of Grenache, Syrah and Mourvedre.
Aged on new barriques. 1500 numbered bottles. (Debut vintage)
2005: 100-years-old Grenache. 30% Aged in barrels and the rest in
tanks.

Condrieu La Reine des Bois
2016: 100% Viognier. Fermented in barrels

Lirac La Dame Rousse 
2015: 50% Grenache and 50% Syrah.

Lirac La Reine des Bois 
2015: 30% Grenache, 30% Mourvedre and 40% Syrah. Averigde age of vines
40 years. 30% fermented and aged in barrels

Lirac Blanc La Reine des Bois 
2016: 30% Grenache, 20% Clairette, 10% Viognier, 10% Roussanne, 10% Marsanne, 10% Picpoul and 10% other varieties. 10% fermented in barrels.

Tavel La Dame Rousse 
2016: 60% Grenache, 10% Cinsault, 10% Morvedre, 10% Syrah, 5% Bourboulenc and 5% Clairette.

Tavel La Reine des Bois 
2016: 60% Grenache, 10% Cinsault, 10% Morvedre, 10% Syrah, 5% Bourboulenc and 5% Clairette.

Cotes du Rhone La Dame Rousse
2016: 40% Grenache, 30% Syrah, 15% Cinsault, 10% Carignan and 5% Mouvedre.

Cotes du Rhone Rosé La Dame Rousse 
2016: 40% Grenache, 30% Syrah, 15% Cinsault, 10% Carignan and 5% Mourvedre. Saignée

VDF La Remise de la Mordorée

2016: 60% Grenache, 30% Merlot and 10% Marselan..

VDF Rosé La Remise de la Mordorée
2016: 35% Marselan, 35% Merlot, 15% Grenache and 15% Syrah.
Direkte Press eller Saigneé

Luxury appartment is for rent at the place.
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Ambre and Madeleine Delorme.
Photo from Facebook


Christophe Delorme by a Chateauneuf du Pape tasing in Avignon 2013
By his far to early death he left his wife Madeleine and his daughter Ambre.
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