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14 July 2021
Château Vrai Canon Bouché

CHÂTEAU DE LA DAUPHINE EXTENDS

We are delighted to announce the official acquisition of Château Vrai Canon Bouché, in the Canon-Fronsac appellation. This jewel of a property stands on a promontory overlooking the rolling landscape of Fronsac and has 13 hectares of […]
26 June 2021

Balanced soil for better wine

We carry out experiments every year at Château de La Dauphine and the latest one, which will take several years, aims to rebalance the proportion of fungi to bacteria in our soil. In line with our organic […]
25 March 2021

Château de La Dauphine – En Primeur 2020 ORGANIC

2020 was a vintage of contrasts – By David Pernet SOVIVINSThe year began with a historically rainy winter followed by an almost tropical spring. These conditions meant that protection of the vines against mildew and soil management […]
5 January 2021

2021

Our best wishes for this new year !
1 October 2020

La Dauphine’s amphorae

For several years, Château de La Dauphine has been experimenting with ageing wines in amphorae. Completely neutral, the amphorae make it possible to mature the wines giving a pure expression of the terroir and the grape variety. […]
28 September 2020

Red grape harvest 2020

The red grape harvest began on Monday, 14 September 2020 at Château de La Dauphine. We started with the Merlot and finished with the Cabernet Franc at the end of the month on our 53-hectare vineyard that […]
8 September 2020
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Château de La Dauphine – White 2020

As August slowly came to an end, under a still blazing sun, La Dauphine’s team gathered in the early morning to pick the white grapes by hand for only the second time. The plot covers almost a […]
23 June 2020

Environmental charter

Château de La Dauphine has been committed to a very environmentally-friendly approach to winegrowing for some years. The process of conversion to organicagriculture was launched in 2012, with the first officially certified harvest in 2015, and another […]
18 June 2020

La Dauphine’s first white wine

For the 1st time of its history, La Dauphine presents its 1st Bordeaux white wine ! On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, the entire La Dauphine team gathered at the first light of day to harvest the white […]
16 June 2020

Château de La Dauphine – EN Primeur 2019 ORGANIC

The 2019 vintage: impressive as 2018, or even better ! Following two complex vintages, 2019 proved to be relatively problem-free in the Bordeaux region.After a generally overcast spring and delicate conditions during flowering, the weather changed radically […]
27 January 2020

Vintage 2018 : best review of the appellation !

The famous wine journalist Neal Martin from VINOUS magazine just published his reviews about 2018 vintage en primeurs Château de La Dauphine 2018 gets the best reviews of the appellation and becomes the84th winery on the 483 […]
17 January 2020
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European tastings

Friends from Belgium, Denmark and Germany ! La Dauphine will be touring your countries from January 20th to 23rd with the union “Le Cercle des Grands Vins de Bordeaux“Masterclasses and tastings will take place at “La Rotonde” […]