Château Coudray-Montpensier

Built in the 15th Century by Pierre de Bournan and his son Louis, Château du Coudray Montpensier was established as a winery in 2003. Each plot of land in the Chinon region is vinified and aged separately, resulting in wines that are full bodied and expressive of the terroir.

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HISTORY

Built in the 15th Century by Pierre de Bournan and his son Louis, Château du Coudray Montpensier was established as a winery in 2003. Each plot of land in the Chinon region is vinified and aged separately, resulting in wines that are full bodied and expressive of the terroir.

TERROIR

The grapes grow on different soils in the Chinon region, depending on the type of vintage. In dry and hot years, the vines thrive on clayeylimestone soils and in the wetter and cooler years they thrive on sandy soils.

PEOPLE

The team overseeing Chateau Coudray Montpensier is Gilles Feray along with assistance Jean Marie Servant.