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Harvest 2020

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Double environmental certification for the Dourthe estates

All the dourthe chateaux are now certified Terra Vitis and HVE 3. ~ Read more

Estate focus: Château Le Boscq

Le 22 February 2017

Estate Director – Frédéric Bonnaffous Estate Manager – Joachim Gilbert Surface area – 18 Ha Soil profile – Magnificent outcrops of Garonne gravel overlying a clay-gravel subsoil culminating in…

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In the vineyards : Château…

Le 06 February 2017

Immerse yourself in the world of Dourthe Chateaux and discover first hand the life and passion that drives each of our nine properties…

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WINTER IN THE VINEYARDS: PRUNING…

Le 26 January 2017

With New Year barely a month ago, a persistent cold has taken hold in our Medoc vineyards of Château Belgrave, Grand Cru Classé…

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Winter in the Dourthe winery:…

Le 12 January 2017

Discover the technique of batonnage or stirring used during white winemaking at Château Rahoul,  Graves, and Château La Garde, Pessac-Léognan. Batonnage, an ancient…

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Autumn at Château La Garde:…

Le 15 November 2016

Though the vineyard is now aglow with autumnal colours, any respite is short-lived in the Dourthe vineyards. And even though there is another…

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Autumn at Château Belgrave

Le 07 November 2016

With harvesting now complete, for a few days at least an aura of calm pervades in the vineyards at Chateau Belgrave. Despite this…

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Dourthe 2015 wines praised by…

Le 05 July 2016

You have recently discovered on this blog the birth of the 2015 vintage in the Dourthe Estates. The significant participation of international press…

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Château de Ricaud 2015, Cadillac…

Le 10 April 2016

The first half of the year was blessed with excellent conditions, with the first signs of flowering emerging 29 May, slightly earlier than…

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Château Pey La Tour 2015,…

Le 09 April 2016

After a cool winter, bud burst came early, with the first sign of green emerging 31 March. Even growth was followed at the…

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Château Reysson 2015, Cru Bourgeois,…

Le 08 April 2016

The clay-limestone soils proved a major advantage in ensuring a successful vintage, regulating water supplies to the vine during the dry periods from…

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Château Rahoul 2015, Graves

Le 07 April 2016

At Château Rahoul, the first buds appeared around 10 April, which is fairly normal for this sandy, gravel soil. The first few hot…

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Château Grand Barrail Lamarzelle Figeac…

Le 06 April 2016

The year got off to a great start: early bud burst and spring growth ran smoothly, largely due to a wet winter ideal…

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