Château de Millet

DESCRIPTION

The Château de Millet is located in Eauze, in the Gers, Gascogne in the heart of Armagnac. Devoted to mixed farming and the production of Armagnac, the domaine today has 80 hectares of vines for the production of Côtes de Gascogne wines.

Francis Dèche, owner, follows in the footsteps of five generations and they have a policy of quality: traditional grape varieties, vineyard cultivation with respect to the environment and constant development in the methods and means of wine making.

With their daughter Laurence, who joined him in 1999, they sell a full and varied range of products that are just waiting to be discovered!

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Wine Grape Varietal Age of the vines Nature of soil Technical Sheet
Colombard-Ugni Blanc 50% colombard, 50% d’ugni blanc 25 years sand limestone clay
Sauvignon Blanc 100% Sauvignon Blanc 15 years sand limestone
Rose wine égiodola and syrah 18 years siliceous, clay
Merlot- Cabernet Franc 50% de cabernet franc
50% de merlot
22 years siliceous, clay

GENERAL INFORMATION

COUNTRY France
REGION South West
APPELLATION(S) Côtes de Gascogne
PRODUCER Château de Millet
FOUNDED Dèche family for 5 generations
SIZE OF THE VINEYARD 220 acres
ANNUAL PRODUCTION 700.000 bottles
FARMING sustainable
WEBSITE www.chateaudemillet.com

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