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Our Estate

Les Celliers de Vétroz is situated in the village of Vétroz in the wine region of the Valais. The Valais region produces one-third of Swiss wine.


Soil

The soils are marl and limestone of light to medium density.

Altitude

The vineyards are planted at 520-670m above sea level.


Irrigation

Drip irrigation.


Climate

The climate is generally dry and sunny.

Location

Route Cantonale 65, 1963 Vétroz, Switzerland

Our Vineyards

Our vineyards are positioned on steep terraced slopes and are hand-harvested. We have 5 hectares under vine planet with the following varieties: 


White:

Chasselas/Petite Arvine (indigenous)/Amigne (indigenous - 89% of worldwide plantations are in Vétroz)/Ermitage


Red:

Gamay/Pinot Noir/Cornalin (indigenous)/Humagne Rouge (indigenous)/Syrah/Cabernet Franc/Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot



About Swiss Wine


Vineyards cultivated since the Roman Empire


15,000 hectares planted


20th worldwide in terms of planted vineyards


240 grape varieties grown


Principal regions are Geneva, Le Valais, Vaud, Le Tessin and Swiss Germany