The appellation Côtes du Luberon was classified in 1988, In 1989 Yves Rousset-Rouard
bought eight hectares of vines and established the Domaine de la Citadelle. Today the
Domaine is considered a benchmark for the region with Yves son Alexis overseeing the
production of their pristine and generous wines.
Their lovely and lively Le Chataigner red is made up of predominantly Shiraz and Grenache with small amounts of Carignan.