D' Hellekapelle Estate
Michel and Carine Dehem-Suffis plantedtheir vineyard in 2009 at Nieuwkerke at the Kauwackers: 3,000 sticks of
Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Michel makes wood-bearing Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, Cabbage White (blanc de noir)
and Papillon (sparkling wine). Papillon will remain ‘sur lattes’ for two years. In the meantime 8,500 sticks have been
planted. Soon, 10,000 bottles of wine will be produced annually. The following is in the pipeline: a new wine cellar to
mature the wine, a new vinifi cation room and tasting room.
Area planted with vines: 2 ha
Grape varieties: Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Auxerrois
Wine assortment: Pinot Noir (oakripened), Chardonnay (oak-ripened), Cabbage White (Blanc de noir) and
Possibility to purchase wine & by-products, parking car/bus, toilets, accessibility for disabled people, guided visit possible in French.
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