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Château de Saint-Cosme

The estate is located in the municipality of Gigondas in the French region Rhone, The name derives from the Saint Cosme chapel, which was built in 1109 and is also shown on the bottle labels. The traditional property, which is one of the oldest in the region, was acquired in 1570 by the ancestors of the current Barruol family. Louis Barruol has been running the business since 1992. A newly built cellar was put into operation in 2007, and a wine trade was started this year. The vineyards cover 15 hectares with over 60 years old vines on average. The yields are reduced to an average of 27 hl / ha. Only appellation wines are used Gigondas produced.

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