The essential

Vineyard location
Rognes en Provence, on the appellation Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence

Brand
Château Beaulieu

Birth Date
1576

Date of rebirth
2002

LEGAL ENTITY

Owners
Le vineyards are the property of the Guénant family

Management
Nicole and Pierre Guenant
Bérengère Guénant, Director
Christophe Giroud, Vineyard manager
Christèle Guitard, Management
Michel Fabre, Wine maker

Suface area of the domain
310 hectares in total, of which 140 under vines

Staff
10 peoples

Average of vines
35 years

Density
4000 vines/ha
Grape varieties in production
White varieties: Rolle or Vermentino, Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Red varieties: Grenache, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Mourvèdre and Cinsault

Volume of production
8000 hl on average, mainly in AOC Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence.

Yields
Between 55 and 60 hl/ha for the AOC wines

Share of wines by colour
On average 95% rosé, 2,5% red and 2,5% white

Distribution
Direct sales at the domain and by direct order: 10% of the turnover
On-trade and off-trade: 50% of the turnover
Exports to: UK, Norway, Belgium, USA…

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