Chablis area



Surface area

15.5 hectares

Average age of the vine

20 years

Type of soil

Clay and limestone

Grape varieties

Chardonnay and Pinot Noir


The summers are hot and the winters long and harsh. Sunshine and rain levels vary considerably from one year to the next.
Spring frosts can be a particular cause for concern in April and May.

Domaine Michaut
Domaine Michaut

Unique characteristics

The vineyard can be found mainly around the village of Chichée in the Yonne. The hilly part of the vineyard is sheltered from the cold winds blowing off the Plateau de Langres and enjoys a favourable microclimate. This Chablis terroir is renowned for adding a great deal of freshness, elegance and distinction to our wines.

Domaine Michaut

A Word from the Vineyard Manager

"All our Chablis and Chablis Premier Cru Vaucoupin are vinified in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks. We do not put our wines in barrels, the aim being to produce wines that retain all their freshness, resulting in the purest expression of the Chardonnay grape. Every operation is done by gravity in order to respect the grape and interfere as little as possible, so as to preserve the characteristics of the terroir."

Frédéric Grenet

Domaine Michaut


To visit our website you must be old enough to purchase and consume alcohol under the laws of your country of residence.
Failing any specific legislation, you must be aged 18 or over.