Chateau Raspail, Rhône Valley, France

Name: Chateau Raspail
Location: Gigondas, Rhone, France

Family-owned vineyard of around 20 hectares, the vineyards sit in the valley at the base of the stunning, craggy Dentelles. Originally owned by Eugene Raspail (the nephew of 19th century politician Francois-Vincent), The Meffre family bought the property in 1979 & now the wines are made by Christian Meffre. On average the viners are over 30 years old with 15% over 50 years of age. Organic practices are used in the vineyard.