Clos des Papes

Paul-Vincent Avril
13, Avenue Pierre de Luxembourg 84230 Chateauneuf du Pape.
Tel. +33 490 837 013
Direct sale: Monday - Friday 9-12 and 14-18
- if you are recognized as a serious visitor by the lady in charge of the office


Today the property covers 32 ha. 3 ha is with white varieties. 24 different parcels are spread around the town. One parcel is nearby the pope's castle and has been surrounded by walls (Clos). 
Since 2011 the vineyards have been certified "agriculture biologique"
Only one cuvée of white (10% of the production) and of red Chateauneuf du Pape are made.
Clos des Papes is not a place for experiments.  
The aim is constantly to make a wine of very high quality that meet the expectations from Paul Vincent Avril himself as well from his costumers around the world. 

Paul-Vincent Avril. July 2017


Chateauneuf du Pape Rouge
65% Grenache, 20% Mourvedre, 10% Syrah and 5% others. Aged in foudres for 12-15 months.

Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc 
Grenache Blanc, Roussanne, Clairette, Bourboulenc and Picpoul. 

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