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.
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La Dauphine & Versailles

WHEN LA DAUPHINE IS SERVED AT THE ROYAL COURT OF VERSAILLES
Strong relationships between Château de La Dauphine and Versailles Palace due to shared history
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

15 November 2019
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Two new winetourism awards !

On Thursday 7 November, was held the Best of Wine Tourism ceremony of the Great Wine Capitals in Bordeaux. Total it was 86 applications which was received for Bordeaux in order to win a best of wine […]
9 October 2019

Harvest 2019

Thursday 19 September 2019 marks the beginning of the harvest of our 53 hectares of merlot and cabernet franc. A dry, even hot weather, which will have benefited the grapes and its early ripening but without damaging […]
10 September 2019
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The first harvest of whites

On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the entire La Dauphine team gathered at the first light of day to harvest the white plot.This plot of almost 1 hectare, 80 sauvignon blanc and 20 semillon, was planted 4 years […]
1 July 2019

2017 vintage bottling

We just finished bottling 2017 vintage ! Luckily, we were spared from hail and frost. But here a recap of 2017 at Château de La Dauphine : Harvest 2017 started on September 14th, pretty early vintage explained […]