Henri Prudhon, St-Aubin

This domaine was established by Henri Prudhon who was born and raised as a vigneron in the village of Saint Aubin since his birth in 1921. He and his wife, Marguerite, combined forces upon their marriage in 1945, putting their small vineyard holdings together to form the Domaine Henri Prudhon. Monsieur Prudhon was a force […]

Jean-Marc Pillot, Chassagne

Jean-Marc Pillot is the fourth generation of his branch of the Pillot family to tend vineyards in Chassagne-Montrachet. He joined his father, Jean, in 1985 to learn the craft of "vigneron”. After six years of working side-by-side, Jean-Marc assumed the direction of the domaine in 1991 with the assistance of his wife, Nadine, and his […]

Jean-Marc Morey, Chassagne

Jean-Marc Morey favors traditional vinification methods. He uses only wild yeast. For his white wines, the juice goes straight from the press into barrel for fermentation. With the gentler pneumatic press, he does not need to let the must decant to remove excessive particulate matter before fermentation. After fermentation, the wine rests on its lees […]

Domaine Lucien Jacob, Pernand

This domaine originally (and famously) specialized in growing cassis and framboise in the Hautes Côtes de Beaune. The prosperity occasioned by this type of farming provided the resources to purchase vineyards in the neighboring villages of Savigny Les Beaune and Pernand Vergelesses. Recently, Jean-Michel Jacob has further expanded the family holdings in the Côte de […]

Domaine Edmond Cornu, Ladoix

The Cornu family settled in the town of Ladoix in 1870 and established the domaine in 1875. Edmond Cornu assumed command of the estate in 1956 and in 1959 began to bottle the fruits of his labor. Now operated by Edmond Cornu's son, Pierre, the domaine’s holdings are spread throughout the villages of the northern […]

Domaine Bitouzet-Prieur, Volnay

A committed classicist, Vincent Bitouzet produces structured, demanding, age-worthy, satisfying wines, both red and white, from the heart of the Cote de Beaune.Based in Volnay. Blessed with extensive holdings in Meursault as well, this domaine is a tried and true standard-bearer for all that is fundamentally good and sound in Burgundy: conscientious and sensitive work […]

Daniel-Etienne Defaix, Chablis

Daniel-Etienne Defaix continues this long family tradition as he maintains a domaine of 26 hectares planted exclusively to Chardonnay and primarily in a series of Premier Cru vineyard sites. The domaine releases its wine to the market only after obtaining several years of bottle age at which point the market has the pleasure of having […]

Jean & Sébastien Dauvissat, Chablis

Jean Dauvissat, and his son Sébastien, are the most recent in an extended line of the Dauvissat family that has been in possession of this notable domaine since 1899. The cave is positioned under the family house which dates from the 17th century. The domaine encompasses slightly less than 10 hectares of vineyards. The Grand […]