Cave Mont d’Or

Sion, Central Valais

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Cave Mont d’Or

Rue de Savoie 64
1951 Sion
Switzerland

www.montdor.ch

The 250 terraces of the Mont d'or estate, created in 1848 by Sergeant Major François-Eugène Mason is located on the western door to the city of Sion. The Montorge hill is overlooked by the ruins of a castle from the around 1230. The estate was awarded many times for its wines, it is now moving towards a more environmentaly conscious viticulture, and continues to take care and enhance the site that made history and contributed to thes estate’s image.
Foundation year: 
1848
Founder: 
Masson, François-Eugène
Manager: 
Lambiel, Simon
Winemaker: 
Casagrande Didier & Courtine, Christian
Area: 
49 acres
Volume: 
150000 bottles
Production: 
Vitiswiss (Vinatura)
Grapes (white): 
Arvine (Petite arvine)
Chasselas (Fendant, Perlant, Gutedel)
Marsanne Blanche (Ermitage, Hermitage)
Pinot Gris (Malvoisie, Grauburgunder, Ruländer, Tokayer)
Riesling
Sylvaner (Johannisberg, Plant du Rhin, Grüner Silvaner)
Grapes (red): 
Cornalin (Landroter, Rouge du pays)
Diolinoir
Gamaret
Gamay
Humagne Red
Pinot Noir (Blauburgunder, Klävner)
Syrah
Ancellotta
Other productions: 
Blend
Late harvest
Wines displayed: 
4
Services: 
Tasting
Wine sale
Snacks
Spoken languages: 
English
French
German
According to schedules

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