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News from the Château

20 April 2023


CHÂTEAUX DE LA DAUPHINE AND CANON PÉCRESSE JOIN FORCES ON TWO GREAT FRONSAC TERROIRS The Labrune family (Château de La Dauphine) and the Pécresse family (Château Canon Pécresse) have entered a partnership agreement to develop these two […]
22 June 2022

[This summer take your time to enjoy your wine trip in Fronsac]

Valentine, Benjamin and Linjing will be delighted to receive you on Monday to Sunday at Château de La Dauphine. . . Our organic and biodynamic vineyard, our common history with Versailles, and our wines and foods pairing […]
22 October 2021

When people and animals work together in harmony.

It is now some time since the seed for this idea was planted, but we had to be patient and try to keep quiet about a project that is very close to our hearts. As of today, […]
18 October 2021


Belgium embraces Château de La Dauphine with “Strong Women Make Big Bottles”. This year, the operation organized by the CIVB is focusing on Belgium. It highlights talented women winegrowers from the Bordeaux region and equally talented women […]
15 October 2021

2021, what a vintage!

Making wine in 2021 required serious determination, with winegrowers being faced with a series of calamities. The growing season began with a month punctuated by long nights battling against deadly frosts; a battle that was successful to […]
14 July 2021


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


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

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 […]