Chateau Margene

United States - California - Paso Robles AVA, Creston District AVA

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About us

Chateau Margene is a boutique, micro winery located within the Paso Robles AVA. The first wine produced was our 1997 Cabernet Sauvignon. Extreme viticulture practices are used to grow superior quality grapes that are hand picked, hand sorted and then gently moved through our gravity flow processing system. Average lot sizes range from 100 to 500 cases with a total annual production of 2,500 cases.

Vineyard & Terroir

9 acre estate vineyard located in the Creston District AVA, within the Paso Robles AVA.  Cabernet Sauvignon Clones 337, 4 & 8.  Cabernet Franc Clone 4 & Merlot Clone 3.  Grapes are also required from 3 other vineyards within the Paso Robles AVA and 3 vineyards within the Santa Lucia Highlands where we source our Pinot Noir and Chardonnay for the Mooney Family label (  

Press & Awards

April 2015 - Wine Enthusiast

2012 Chateau Margene CASK 4 - 94 points   100% Cabernet Sauvignon

June 2015 - Wine Enthusiast

2012 Chateau Margene Beau Melange - 94 points  50% Cab Sauv/25% Cab Franc/25% Merlot

July 2015 - Wine Spectator

2013 Mooney Family Pinot Noir - Boekenoogen Vineyard - 93 points  Santa Lucia Highlands

Chateau Margene  wine 2013 Chateau Margene Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot Paso Robles $56 Info
Chateau Margene  wine 2013 Mooney Family Pinot Noir 2013 Pinot Noir Santa Lucia Highlands $58 award Info


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