A family story
More than 300 years old, our domain has been owned by same family from 1714. It is currently managed by François Paret and his daughter Jérômine.
Vines growing and winemaking
By Philippe Garnier, œnologist.
30 hectares on slope, towering the sea, facing Cassis Bay.
Clay and Limestone heavy ground. Very rich limestone layer.
Méditerranean, with smooth temperatures all year long. Few rain, but sea mist keeping a nice hygrometry well suiting vines.
AOC Cassis since 1936, the day the AOC system was implemented
Yearly average of 150 000 bottles, of which 80% are whites, 15% rosé and 5% red.
Restricted by law at 45 hectolitres per hectare, however our real yield os closer to 35.
Done manually, transportation by small boxes. Careful sorting of the grape. Fermentation and raising at controlled temperature.