Domaine du Chapitre

Frédéric Dorthe
Le Chapitre 07700 St Marcel d'Ardèche
Tel. +33 610 602 854

According to family documents, the Dorte family has been represented in St Marcel d'Ardèche since the 17th century. However, it was not until the 19th century that the present property was established.
It was the current owner's father Gerard Dorthe, who in the 1970s really became a wine grower and acquired Cotes du Rhone vineyards. Frédéric Dorthe received wine training in Beaune and after practical experience in Condrieu and Côte-Rotie, he took over the property after his father in 2006.
The vineyards total a total of 30 ha.
in the three appellations the wines represent


Cotes du Rhone Village - From 2018 Saint Andeol
2016: Mainly Grenache and Syrah.

Cotes du Rhone Numéro 7
2017: Mainly Grenache with Syrah and Mourvedre.

IGP Coteaux de l'Ardèche Aria
2016: 100% Syrah.

IGP Coteaux de l'Ardèche Mon bon plaisir
2016: 60% Grenache, 30% Cinsault, 10% Syrah

VDF Blanc Exsultate
2015: 50% Muscat de petit grains, 50% Roussanne

VDF Le Cardinal
2012: Selection of Grenache. 3 years of ageing in barriques.

Frédéric Dorthe at Decouvertes in Avignon April 2019

These photos are from Facebook

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