Chateau du Mourre du Tendre

Societé Jacques Paumel
Gérants: Jacques Paumel and Paul Verite
1028, Chemin du Mourre Tendre 84350 Courthezon
Tel. +33 490 702 496
Direct sale: Yes, by appointment


Jacques Paumel whose ancestors have been winegrowers for several generations took charge of the domain in 1962. He started bottling with his own mark in the 1980's.
The next generation brother and sister Richard and Florence Paumel have been in charge for some years. In 2013 Florence's son Paul Verite (born 1995) became responsible for the compagny together with his grand father Jacques Paumel. His oncle Richard Paumel is not anymore working at the domain.
The domain covers 2 ha of Chateauneuf du Pape at the lieux-dits La Crau, Les Bédines and Saintes Vierges and 5,5 ha of Cotes du Rhone Village Plan de Dieu and Cotes du Rhone.

Wines according to Website January 2021

Chateauneuf du Pape Très Vieilles Vignes
2016: 90% Grenache, 10% Mourvedre (70-100 years)

Chateauneuf du Pape Heritage
2016: 90% Grenache, 5% Mourvedre (100 years)
Aged in new barrels for 18 months (300 bottles)

Cotes du Rhone Village Plan de Dieu Jaques Paumel
2017: Grenache, Mourvedre, Cinsault. 70-90 years.
24 months in Cuve Inox

Cotes du Rhone Village Vieilles Vignes
2017: 80% Grenache, 20% Mourvedre. 

Cotes du Rhone Cuvée Paul
2014: Mainly Grenache and small shares of Cinsault and Carignan. The vines were planted 1944, 1967 og 1968.

Cotes du Rhone Rosé Mourre Tendre Rosé
2019: 80% Carignan and 20% Cinsault. Press direct

Cotes du Rhone Blanc Blanc du Mourre Tendre
2019: Equal shares of Grenache Blanc, Roussanne, Marsanne and Clairette. 

Two chambres are for rent for tourists.

Clemence and Paul Verité at Les Printemps 2014

Paul Verité at Les Printemps 2022

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Updated 2022-04-14