Lafon Macon Villages

Domaine Héritiers du Comte Lafon Macon Villages

Wine Information
Size: 3.5 ha (4.20 ac)
Variety: Chardonnay
Vine Age: Planted from 1982 to 2002
Terroir: Multiple parcels, facing south and east, around 200-meters altitude, fairly deep clay soils on limestone bedrock
Viticulture: Certified organic with biodynamic methods
Vinification: Indigenous yeast fermentation in 45-55hL oval oak foudres. Aged for 6 months on fine lees, racked pre-bottling.

This is the entry-level wine for the range and is composed of a bit of each appellation where the domaine has vines: Uchizy, Viré, Chardonnay, and Bussières (lieux-dits including En Prôle, La Reine, Le Saugey, Massa, and Bief).

  • Product Name: Macon Villages
  • Producer: Les Héritiers du Comte Lafon
  • Importer: Becky Wasserman Selections
  • Country Region Appellation:
    • France
    • Burgundy
    • Maconnais
    • France
    • Burgundy
    • Maconnais
    • Macon Villages
  • Varietal: Chardonnay
  • Agricultural Standards: Biodynamic , Organic
  • Closure: Cork
  • ALC %: 13