Nicolas Maillet

  • Country

    France

  • Region

    Verzé, Mâconnais, Burgundy

  • Founded

    1999

  • Farming

    Organic, certified

Technical Information

Wine Blend Vine ageSoil typeVineyard area
Mâcon-VillagesChardonnay50 yearsClay & limestone
Mâcon VerzéChardonnay50 yearsClay & limestone
Mâcon Verzé Le Chemin BlancChardonnay80 yearsClay & limestone

Viticulture & vinification

  • Organic – certified 2008, biodynamic practicing
  • Soil regularly ploughed in order to develop deep-rooting vines
  • Hand-harvested
  • Wild yeast fermentation
  • Prolonged fermentations, 6-10 months, at cool temperatures
  • Élevage in stainless steel vat
  • No bâtonnage
  • No racking