This historic 500 year old family owned estate in Sancerre, has become a specialist in the production of Great Wines from Centre Loire Valley thanks to its unrivalled know how.
Joseph Mellot wines express the quintessence of each of their terroirs.
Known for and distinguished by their high quality in more than 40 countries
globally, Joseph Mellot wines are the Ambassador for the Loire’s finest vintages.
Under the leadership of Catherine Corbeau Mellot, the Estate is now committed to sustainable development using Sustainable Agricultural methods to cultivate its vines.
POUILLY FUME DOMAINE DES MARINIERS
The Domaine des Mariniers is situated on flint, limestone soils and sandy terrasses.
WORK IN THE VINEYARD
Environmently friendly frowing methods are adapted to suit each terroir.
Cold static settling, followed by fermentation in stainless steel vats at a low temperature.
The maturation on fine lies last a minimum of 5 months.
One unique filtration before the bottling.
Pale yellow colour with golden highlights.
Its delicate nose brings together mango and lychee notes.
When tasted the attack is fresh and evolves in roundness and with citrus aromas (orange).
It is a perfect match for sea urchins, grilled sea bass, fish in a sauce and seafood, as well as slightly spicy dishes.
It can also be served as an aperitif.