An estate where wine is produced and often bottled, especially in the Bordeaux region of France.
Origin of chateau
French châteaufrom Old French chastelfrom Latin castellumcastlecastle
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Chateau Sentence Examples
She spent the summer at the chateau with a brilliant company; in the autumn she journeyed to Italy accompanied by Schlegel and Sismondi, and there gathered the materials of her most famous work, Corinne.
Diane retired to her chateau at Anet, where she died in 1566.
The Manufactoire Royale des Glaces was removed in 1693 to the Chateau de St Gobain.
du chateau et de la chatellenie de Douai (Douai, 1877-87); C. Mine, Hist.
In the chateau (13th century) now used as barracks, the emperor Napoleon III.