Mâcon Villages Cuvee 'Terroir du Maconnais
About this winery
Historically Macon was known primarily as a source of vast quantities of cheap white wines made by village cooperatives – reliable everyday wines, but no match for the great whites of the Cote de Beaune. But that was then and this is now, and today Macon’s whites are recognized to be among the very best wine values on the planet. Jancis Robinson has been saying so for years, and in a recent Wall Street Journal article renowned novelist and wine columnist Jay McInerney declared Domaine de la...
This is not a new Cuvée but it was not sold in France until recently. Most part of the Mâcon-Villages is a blend of barrels of Viré-Clessé « La Verchère », Saint-Véran « En Combe », Pouilly-Fuissé « En Carementrant », etc. This is excellent wine is ideal with goat cheese from the Mâconnais!