Grand cru in Bordeaux - Fronsac

Welcome to Château de La Dauphine, here you will find information about the property, its history, and the wines...

Fronsac

AN HISTORIC FINE WINE REGION
A former fiefdom, Charlemagne built a fortress here; the hills are perfectly sculpted to accommodate the most noble grape varieties.
Maria Josepha of Saxony

WHEN THE DAUPHINE OF FRANCE VISITED... LA DAUPHINE
Louis XVI’s mother, Mary Josepha gave her title of La Dauphine to the property in memory of her stay at the château in the 18th century
Château de La Dauphine

CHÂTEAU DE LA DAUPHINE
Château de La Dauphine’s wines are particularly appreciated for their fresh, vigorous tannins, and their silky, creamy texture.
Philosophy

A RIGOROUS APPROACH
The diverse soil types and their characteristics require meticulous care, with no room for approximations or easy choices. Every effort is made to ensure that the experience and expertise available to us is used as effectively as possible.

The Château’s videos

2016 looks like it’s going to be a good year: check out our video of the harvest!
The operation lasts three weeks for our 60 seasonal pickers who work their way through the 53 ha of vines

Our News

1 April 2019

En primeur 2018 tastings

To all wine professionals, Château de La Dauphine 2018 is available for en primeur tastings at the following places : From April 1st to April 3rd at Château Taillefer in Libourne with le Grand Cercle des Vins […]
21 March 2019

Spring in the vineyard

After the winter pruning, our team is doing some vineyard maintenance by changing wires and wood pickets. But in accordance to our philosophy, other type of works are adding to the classic ones. Our goal this year […]
6 February 2019

Scores for La Dauphine 2016

Last scores for Château de La Dauphine 2016 in bottle : Antonio Galloni : 91 points The 2016 La Dauphine is fabulous. Exotic, super-ripe and flamboyant to the core, the 2016 possesses tremendous depth and tons of […]
31 January 2019

In magazines

You will find La Dauphine in several magazines.

BestOf-OR-2014
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BestOf-OR-2016