Category Archives: Producers

New Producer: Domaine Fumey-Chatelain from the Jura!

Domaine Fumey-Chatelain There we go, Chabrol’s first foray into the Jura region! And what a find, the ambitious but still somewhat under-the-radar Domaine Fumey-Chatelain! Beautifully pure but stable wines made on the cutting edge of tradition and contemporary ideas, for almost endearingly sympathetic prices for this day and age. Fumey-Chatelain is a domain with about […]

Maison Philippe Pacalet: Micro-Négociant and Low-Intervention Trailblazer in Burgundy

“Monsieur Pacalet, faites un vin avec un joli parfum.” – Jules Chauvet, 1989 Philippe Pacalet is one of our most cherished producers. He has pioneered natural winemaking in Burgundy for over thirty years, crafting wines that are at once hedonistic and minimalist. These bottles are highly sought after, especially in Japan and Scandinavia, for their […]

New producer: the enigmatic Benoit Delorme from Cote Chalonnaise.

Super rare, tiny production natural Burgundies! Fiercely intense and uncompromising wines by Benoit Delorme, a reclusive vigneron whose work is still shrouded in obscurity. Delorme farms about 1,5 ha of rolling hillside vineyard in Rosey, Cote Chalonnaise. He does so with a near-absence of technology, according to biodynamic principles and mostly assisted by mules and […]