Domaine la Roquète

Daniel and Frédéric Brunier
2, Avenue Loius Pasteur, 84230 Chateauneuf du Pape
Tel. +33 490 330 031
Direct sale: Easter - mid-October: Monday - Friday 9.30-12.30 and 14.00-18.00
You may not expect to taste or buy other wines from the Brunier famely here.
Mail: vignobles@brunier.fr
Web: http://www.vignoblesbrunier.fr/

   

Besides Domaine la Roquète Vignobles Brunier also owns Domaine Les Pallières in Gigondas and Domaine du Vieux Télégraphe in Bedarrides.

Domain la Roquette as the domaine was called until 2003 became for sale in 1986 because the owner René Laugier had no heirs to take over.
Henri Brunier bougt the domain and gave to his two sons Daniel og Frédéric Brunier.

In 1986 Domaine la Roquette (name changed in 2003), was for sale as the owner René Laugier had no heirs to take over. Henri Brunier bought the property and handed it over to his sons, Daniel and Frédéric Brunier.
The first vintage bottled at the domain was 1986. At that time the vineyard needed some care, and the cellars needed renovation to be suitable for making wine from nearly 40 hectares. 29 ha are Chateauneuf du Pape, 3 ha are Cotes du Rhone and 7 ha are Ventoux.

Wine from Roquète not used for Cuvée Piedlong or for cuvée Clos la Roquète are used for the second wine at Vieux Télégraphe Telegramme

Chateauneuf du Pape Piedlong (former name L’Accent de La Roquète)
90% Grenache (60-years-old vines) and 10% Mourvedre.
Aged in foudres for about 24 months.

Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc Clos la Roquète
35% Clairette, 30% Grenache Blanc, 25% Roussanne and 10% Bourboulenc.
From 2 ha. at lieu-dit Roquète planted in 1987.
Fermented and aged in barriques or demi-muids for a few months.

Ventoux Mégaphone
80% Grenache and 20% Syrah.

IGP Vaucluse Pigeoulet des Brunier
80% Grenache, 10% Syrah, 5% Carignan og 5% Cinsault.
Fermented in cement tank and aged in foudres for 6 months.

IGP Vaucluse Blanc Pigeoulet des Brunier
Equal shares of Roussanne, Clairette and Grenache Blanc
From 0,5 ha in Courthézon planted in 1995.


Daniel Brunier at Gigondas sur Table 2018


Frédéric Brunier at Gigondas sur Table 2017

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