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
la Roquète Vignobles Brunier also owns Domaine
Les Pallières in Gigondas and Domaine du Vieux Télégraphe in
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
Wine from Roquète not used for Cuvée Piedlong or for
cuvée Clos la Roquète are used for the second wine at Vieux
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.
80% Grenache and 20% Syrah.
Vaucluse Pigeoulet des Brunier
80% Grenache, 10% Syrah, 5% Carignan og 5% Cinsault.
Fermented in cement tank and aged in foudres for 6 months.
Vaucluse Blanc Pigeoulet des Brunier
Equal shares of Roussanne, Clairette and Grenache Blanc
From 0,5 ha in Courthézon planted in 1995.