The winery in Tigné is located in the appellation Anjou
in the region Loire
, It was bought in 1982 by the French actor Gérard Dépardieu (born 1948) and is one of the meanwhile numerous Celebrity wineries
, Over the years, he expanded it from 25 to 80 hectares of vineyards. Dépardieu has joined the Organic viticulture
prescribed. It produces red wines, white wines and sweet wines. Top products are the red wine cuvées "Cyrano" (after a film role of the actor) and " Mozart
". Whenever his time permits, Dépardieu works in the vineyards and in the cellar. In the meantime, the actor is also in the Médoc
and in Saint-Emilion
engaged as a winemaker.