Coteaux du Lyonnais Puits à Vin Blanc

Baptiste Nayrand

Puits à vin

White Wine


Coteaux du Lyonnais



'Puits à Vin' means 'the wine well' and is a term long used by locals to refer to the best parcels that would regularly produce good wines. This Chardonnay strikes a balance between intensity and acidity, while also highlighting the unique terroir of the Coteaux du Lyonnais.

Vineyard name

Les Brosses (Grigny) and Les Charmes (Millery)

Soil type

Deep clay (Les Brosses) and Schist (Galets Les Charmes)

Vine age1960s and 1980s, with new plantings in 2016
Vineyard size6 ha total (domaine)

Natural fermentation without the use of temperature control or added SO2

Elevage50% barrel and 50 % fiberglass tank for 6 months, bottled with 1 g of SO2 at bottling
Harvest typeHand Harvested