in 1920, Domaine de Rome has been a family run winery for four
generations. Our family is established in the village of Sainte-Gemme-en-Sancerrois.
that time, my forefather, who was master in grafting stocks,
grew a few vines. Then vine stocks never ended to be planted
over Sainte-Gemme, Sury-en-Vaux and Verdigny hillsides. Today
our vineyard covers 12 hectares.
mosaic of history and terroir rooted the particular character
of our wines. This is well attested by the faithfulness of our
customers and by our long term partnership with national and
international wine professionals.
vineyard covers 9.50 hectares of Sauvignon blanc dedicated to
our white wines and 2.50 hectares of Pinot noir to elaborate
red and rosé wines.
the year long, our team is composed of 5 persons at least, working
in the vineyard, at the wine making cellar and at the office.
feel much concerned by environment issues and we worry about
the quality of our wines. In this regard we endeavour to reduce
the use of pesticides. Except from stony plots (1%), of which
vines' rank are weeded, we practice grass cover cropping and
growing have some similarities to love concept. Taking and giving
pleasures are our core values.