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News from the Château

HISTORY, EVENTS AND NEWS
6 January 2020

La Dauphine on TV !

In 2019 we received many international TV shows at the estate, the videos are now released : TV NOS (Holland)La Dauphine and our ethical philosophy BS FUJI TV (Japan)Pascal Marie Desmarais discovers la Dauphine and biodynamic farming. […]
1 January 2020

Happy New Year !

All the team wishes you the best for this new year and hopes to welcome you soon at the estate. If not possible yet, we hope to be poured at your table then !
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. 86 applications were received for Bordeaux in order to win a best of wine tourism award, in one […]
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 […]
21 June 2019

New this summer : Heritage Tour in 2CV car !

Climb aboard a legendary Citroën 2CV for a tour of La Dauphine and the region’s historical, cultural and gastronomic heritage ! The journey begins in the property’s park to discover its history linked with the fame of […]
13 May 2019

Château de La Dauphine 2018

The 2018 vintage: an adventure from start to finish! Having virtually drowned the pruning team during the winter and frayed our nerves in the spring with an epic battle against mildew, the vintage then made a 180 […]
25 April 2019

A new chapter in Château de La Dauphine’s shared history with the Château de Versailles

The Château de Versailles officially reopened the Dauphin and Dauphine’s apartments on 15 April 2019. One Dauphine – Two Châteaux Maria-Josepha of Saxony was born in 1731 in Dresden, Germany The daughter of the king of Poland, […]
1 April 2019
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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 […]