Thérèse and Marc Français
1100, Route de Sérignan 84100 Uchaux
Tel. +33490 406 238
Direct sale: Monday - Friday 9.30-12.00 and 14.30-18.00
July - August open on Saturdays 10-12 and 15-18
The property has been in possession of the family since 1809.
Different kinds of agriculture have been important through the 200 years.
There have been a production of silk/silk worms, at a time it was quite a
big sheep farm and for a time production of garange a plant from
where red dye is made.
first vintage bottled at the domain was 1961. Marc Français started
to work with his father Gérard Français
Gérard Français' pride is his Cotes
du Rhone Villages Blanc Cuvée Vionysos made from Viognier, a
grape he has introduced at the domain.
vines are the most important crop.
The domain covers 250 ha. of which 52 ha is planted with vines.
45 ha. in Uchaux, 5,5 ha. in Sérignan and 2 ha. in
The white wines from the estate are well known and are served at many good
restaurants. 11,5 ha. of the vineyards are with white varieties.
Since 2009 the vineyards have been certified agriculture biologique.
Wines as for sale February 2021
Cotes du Rhone Villages Massif d'Uchaux Grande
2015: 60% Grenache, 40% Syrah.
Cotes du Rhone Villages Massif d'Uchaux Vieilles Vignes
2015: 50% Syrah, 50% Grenache. Aged in new barriques.
Cotes du Rhone Village
2016: Grenache, Syrah.
Cotes du Rhone Villages Blanc Cuvée Vionysos
2017: 99% Viognier. Notre 1ère
Cotes du Rhone Syrah
2016: Mainly Syrah.
Cotes du Rhone Tradition
2017: Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre.
Cotes du Rhone
2017: Grenache, Syrah. Saignée.
Cotes du Rhone Blanc
2018: 100% Viognier.
Cotes du Rhone Tradition Blanc
2017: 70% Roussanne, 30% Grenache Blanc.
Methode Traditionelle Blanc de Blancs Brut.