Château de La Gaude is the ultimate Provenzal bastide. Its various leisure and production functions have been perfectly preserved, and the estate offers remarkable balance in proportions and rigour in its construction. The sublime French garden, classi ed as a historic monument, is ideal for long walks. The alley – haven for butter y hunting – adds yet another dimension to this place of character.
Located in the South-East of France in the heart of Aix-en-Provence. A stone-throw from the beautiful landmarks of Puyricard and Montagne Sainte-Victoire, Château de la Gaude is the only wine estate in the city of Cézanne. The renovation of our winery to start in 2016, when the estate was taken over.
Priority being put on the quality of winemaking and the practicality of the work in the winery, we also wanted to associate elegance and aesthetics to this project.
We entrusted the realization of the cellar to the Italian specialized company Defranceschi which knew how to take up the challenge of the technicality of high ight while conceiving to measure with Olivier Chadebost, a unique tank design for the Château de la Gaude.
The wine and aging tanks are made of anodized stainless steel, the coating of mirror stainless steel, glass platforms, it is ultimately an exceptional space that currently allows us to vinify in the best conditions.
Aix-en-Provence, PACA, France