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Actualités

5 June 2017

Blossoming

Despite the harsh frost that touched Bordeaux (and France) last month, we are lucky at La Dauphine with “only” 20% of loss. We are protected from natural disasters, as frost or hail, thanks to the river Dordogne […]
12 May 2017

La Dauphine on the West Coast of the US

After New York, La Dauphine flew to California in order to meet journalists and potential customers/distributors. It started in San Francisco with a presentation of Château de La Dauphine with different vintages during 2 masterclasses : one […]
10 April 2017

En primeurs 2016

Comments and reviews for our 2016 vintage en primeurs/futures (April 2017). Neal MARTIN 89-91 The 2016 la Dauphine, from the Famille Labrune, has a lifted and quite floral, almost Margaux-like bouquet that opens beautifully in the glass. […]
25 March 2017

Something different for ageing…

Our 2 key words at Château de La Dauphine : quality and elegance, that is why a clay amphora TAVA is now present in the cellar. Hand-made with clay from Italy, this amphora can contain 750L. The pores […]
15 March 2017

Rosé de La Dauphine

A new wine with a new colour is now available : it is our first organic rosé, 2016 vintage ! We selected 2 hectares of vines to elaborate this wine made with 80% merlot and 20% cabernet […]
11 March 2017

Terroir and soil

The soil, composing our vineyard,  plays a complex role in viticulture. In line with our organic and biodynamic approach, we decided to consult Lydia and Claude Bourguignon, agricultural engineers (ecological agriculture) in order to study the different […]