Domaine Benedetti was established in 1930 by Nicolas Benedetti moving from Italy to France and directly to Châteauneuf du Pape. Nicolas Benedetti is the great grand father of the actual owner, Nicolas Benedetti, sharing the same first name. After his death, Nicolas’ three children took over the domaine.
Noël Benedetti, grand father of the actual owner, inherited 1,4 ha of Châteuneuf and 1ha of Cote du Rhône. Until 1997 and the arrival of his son Christian he used to bring the grapes to the coop. After 1997, Christian decided to start making his own wine and created Domaine Benedetti. Between 1998 and 2001, Christian got the opportunity do grow the Estate with 4 ha of Cote du Rhône and 2,2 ha of Châteauneuf. Asanaturalextension,Christianmovedtoorganicagriculturein2000.Decision was made based on his personnal conviction, respect of nature and a guarantee of quality.
In 2004, Nicolas Benedetti join the adventure after studying oenology ans winemaking. Today the Estate sits on 4 ha of Châteauneuf du Pape, 10 ha of Cote du Rhône and 2ha of Vin de Pays. They just built a state of the art winemaking facility.