Statue Château de la Viaudière


History of the Château de la Viaudière

The Château de la Viaudière overlooks the Layon hills between Champlain-sur-Layon and Valanjou since the 16th century. This beautiful bourgeois dwelling has been a family property since it was built. The vineyard started growing in the 1930s. The Gelineau family are winegrowers from generation to generation. The Château’s specialties are the production of sweet and […]


Our Loire vineyard, at the heart of “Coteaux du Layon”

Our city Champ-sur-Layon is bordered at the north by the Layon, a small tributary of the Loire The Layon was transformed into a canal in the 16th century to facilitate the transport of sweet regional wines to Holland. The town and 33 hectares of our vineyard are part of the designation “Coteaux du Layon“, famous […]


Our Loire wines

Château de la Viaudière also produces two beautiful red wines : The ‘Anjou Rouge Tuilé’, exclusively produced from Cabernet Sauvignon, takes on the lead role of our wine range. Harvested when the grapes are almost over ripe, the wine is very fragrant and its tannins are soft and silky. Blackcurrant, clove and violet notes. He […]