Moulin de la Gardette
Jean Baptiste Meunier
Place de la Mairie 84190 Gigondas (shop)
Tel. +33 490 658 151
Direct sale: Monday - Saturday 10.00-13.00 and 14.30-18.30 (15. May - 25. October).
The rest of the year open Thursday - Saturday.
five generations the Meunier-family has made wine at the place. Since 1990
the domain has been run by Jean Baptiste
Meunier. The name of the estate refers to an old wind mill nearby and
the lieu-dit Gardette.
The domain covers 10 ha of Gigondas.
Since 2012 the vineyards have been certified agriculture biologique.
2018: 50% Grenache, 50% Syrah. From younger vines
80% Grenache, 10% Mourvedre and 10% Cinsault. Age of vines 20-60 years. 10%
aged in pièces for 18 months.
Gigondas Cuvee Ventabren
70% Grenache (vine: 80-100 years old), 20% Syrah and 10% Cinsault. Aged in foudres
for 18 months
2014: 40% Syrah, 40% Cinsault and 20% Grenache
The illustrations on the barrels was made by Jean Baptiste's daughter Zoë.
Jean Baptiste Meunier (Gigondas sur
Table 2018) and his daughter Zoë (Gigondas sur Table 2017)