lafon macon uchizy les marches

Domaine Heritiers du Comte Lafon Macon Uchizy Les Maranches

  • Size: 2 ha (4.94 ac)
  • Variety: Chardonnay
  • Vine Age: Half planted in 1977, half in 1999
  • Terroir: Blend of two parcels within the lieu-dit Les Maranches, facing south, about 200-meters altitude, shallow clay soil with white limestone rocks from substrate.
  • Viticulture: Certified organic, biodynamic methods
  • Vinification: Indigenous yeast fermentation in 45-45hL oval oak foudres. Aged for 7 to 8 months on fine lees, racked pre-bottling.

Sourced from a single vineyard in the commune of Milly-Lamartine, a fairly warm and sunny parcel that typically produces wines with exotic fruit and floral aromas, a beautiful opulence balanced with a precise, saline finish.

  • Product Name: Macon Uchizy Les Maranches
  • Producer: Heritiers du Comte Lafon
  • Importer: Becky Wasserman Selections
  • Country Region Appellation:
    • France
    • Burgundy
    • Maconnais
    • Macon Villages
    • Uchizy
  • Varietal: Chardonnay
  • Color: White
  • Closure: Cork
  • Bottle Size: 750 ml
  • Case Pack: 12