Domaine de la Citadelle

Yves and Alexis Rousset-Rouard (Father and son)
84560 Ménerbes
Tel. +33 490 724 158
Direct sale: 1 April - 31 Oktober: All days 10.00-12.00 and 14.00-19.00
The rest of the year: Monday - Saturday: 9.00-12.00 and 14.00-17.00
Mail: contact@domaine-citadelle.com
Web: http://www.domaine-citadelle.com

Yves Rousset-Rouard bought 1989 this domain with 8 ha. of vineyards.
Today the domain covars 45 ha. divided in 65 parcels.
The son Alexis has worked at the domain since 1995.
Since 2013 the vineyards are during convertion in to agriculture biologique.

Wines (November 2014)

Luberon Le Chataignier
2015: Mainly Syrah and some Grenache.

Luberon Les Artèmes
2015: 50% Syrah, 30% Grenache and 20% Mourvedre.
Syrah/Mourvedre aged in 4-5-years-old barriques for 12 months.

Luberon Gouverneur Saint-Auban
2012: Mainly Syrah with Grenache and Mourvèdre.
Aged for 12 months in barriques (20% new)

Luberon Rosé Le Chataignier
Mainly Cinsault with some Syrah, Grenache and Carignan.

Luberon Rosé Les Artèmes
2015: 50% Syrah, 30% Grenache and 20% Mourvedre. Saignée

Luberon Blanc Le Chataignier
Mainly Clairette and some Grenache Blanc and Ugni Blanc.

Luberon Blanc Les Artemes
2015: 60% Roussanne, 30% Grenache Blanc and 10% Marsanne.

IGP Vaucluse Blanc Gouverneur Saint-Auban
Mainly Viognier and Marsanne with some Marsanne, Vermentino, Grenache and Chardonnay. Fermented and then aged in barriques for 9 months.

IGP de Vaucluse Cabernet de Citadelle
100% Cabernet Saugvignon

IGP de Vaucluse Court Métrage
Cabernet Saugvignon and Carignan

IGP de Vaucluse Rosé Court Métrage
Cabernet Saugvignon and Carignan

IGP de Vaucluse Blanc Viognier de Citadelle
100% Viognier

IGP de Vaucluse Blanc Court Métrage
2015: Chardonnay, Vermentino and Clairette. 

At the domain is a corkscrew museeum - Musée du tire-bouchon.

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Alexis Rousset-Rouard. Photos at this site belong to the domain
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Updated 16-01-2017