Domaine Roger Champault

The estate's history starts around 1850.Roger Champault is the 5th generation in this family business. When Roger Champault took over the estate, he only owned 2 hectares. Little by little the estate grew thanks to the new land that was bought and therefore the new vines that were planted. He also modernized the viticultural and winegrowing facilities and put in thermoregulated tanks in the cellar. After their studies, his two sons, Laurent and Claude set with him. With 3 workers, the wlll of the Champault estate is to keep a family size. Laurent and Claude are now the two owners of this beautiful Inheritance. Planted on slopes with renowned aspects and terrolrs, the estate stretches on around 20 hectares.

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HISTORY

The estate's history starts around 1850 with Roger Champault representing the 5th generation in the family business.

TERROIR

The domain produces both appellation Sancerre’s wine and Menetou-Salon’s wine. The wide variety of soils allows a diversity in cuvées and offers various wine tones. The Sancerre’s vineyard represents 2 600 hectares and covers medium and high parts of slopes particularly in the vicinity of the town of Sancerre. The vines grow on the hills dominating the left bank of the Loire (north-west of Nevers).

 

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When Roger Champault took over the estate, he only owned 2 hectares. Little by little the estate grew thanks to the new land that was bought and therefore the new vines that were planted. He also modernized the viticultural and winegrowing facilities and put in thermoregulated tanks in the cellar. After their studies, his two sons, Laurent and Claude set with him. With 3 workers, the wlll of the Champault estate is to keep a family size. Laurent and Claude are now the two owners of this beautiful Inheritance. Planted on slopes with renowned aspects and terrolrs, the estate stretches on around 20 hectares.