|Domaine du Père Caboche
Route de Courthézon, 84231
Chateauneuf du Pape Cedex.
Tel. +33 490 837 144
Direct sale: At the domain by appointment
Direct sale: caveau Rue Joseph Ducos 1 10.00-19.00. (March - November)
Tel. +33 490 835
The history of the
domain goes back to at least 1652, when it was owned by the
Chambellan family. This family also owned the property in 1777
when a daughter from the place married Louis Boisson and in this way
connected the Boisson family with the property. The Boissons also
worked as blacksmiths in the town and from this got the nickname
(derives from the old Provencal word for horseshoe nails).
This name was consequently chosen for the property (Domaine Pere
Jean Pierre Boisson was until 2014
a very active politician.
he was the mayor of Chateauneuf du Pape. He
was also as a member of regional and
national agricultural organizations among other things the Président de la Chambre d'Agriculture de
As Jean-Pierre Boisson often was away from home, most of the
every days desicions for several years has been in the hands of his daughter Emilie
who is now responsible for the domain.
In 2012 Emilie married Vincent Durieu, who together with his brother
runs Domaine Durieu.
Domaine du Père Caboche covers 63 hectares
of which 17 ha are Chateauneuf du Pape and the rest Cotes du Rhone
or IGP Vaucluse.
Chateauneuf du Pape Tradition
Grenache, 15% Syrah og 5% Mourvèdre.
Aged in steeltank or foudres for 12 months.
Chateauneuf du Pape Elisabeth Chambellan
2016: 95% Grenache og 2% of the 12 other varieties.
From a parcel at La Crau with 80-110-years old vvines
2/3 aged in concrete and 1/3 in foudres for 18 months.
Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc
2018: 40% Clairette, 30% Bourboulenc, 15% Grenache
Blanc, 15% Roussanne
Cotes du Rhone
Grenache, 20% Syrah, 15% Carignan, 8% Marcelan, 1% Cinsault, 3% Mourvedre.
Cotes du Rhone Chateau la Côte
2017: 60% Grenache, 25% Syrah, 15% Carignan.
IGP Vaucluse Le Petit Caboche
2017: 40% Caladoc, 30% Marsalan, 15% Egiodola, 15% Syrah
IGP Vaucluse Rosé Le Petit Caboche
2018: 70% Grenache, 30% Carignan. Press direct.
IGP Vaucluse Blanc Le Petit Caboche
2018: 100% Saugvignon Blanc.