It was in 1961 that Mr. Gabriel Meffre, renowned nurseryman of the
Vaucluse, bought Château Du Glana. In the following years, it brings the
area of the vineyard from five to forty three hectares, thanks to the
successive acquisition of several parcels belonging to the Château
Lagrange, Third Grand Cru Classé of Saint-Julien.
Château du Glana today
Jean-Paul MEFFRE, with the help of his two young sons Ludovic and
Julien, now occupy the property and show great ambitions for it:
showcase untapped potential. Enclosed among the greatest Médoc
classified growths, this property has been experiencing a constant and
unprecedented qualitative progression since 1999 Year after year, a long
process based on a thorough reflection and a complete reworking of the
vineyard are at the origin of the production of modern wines embodying
the elegance, spirit and authenticity of the exceptional terroirs from
which they come.
Work and investment
complete restoration of the buildings (vat house, vintage reception,
barrel cellar, offices, reception room), the care provided to the
vineyard and the advice of Professor Denis Dubourdieu on winemaking
converge towards a judicious balance between modern methods and respect
for tradition. to give balanced wines, velvety, complex, appreciated in
their youth while offering a guard of more than ten years.