Nestled in the town of Igé, northwest
of Maçon, Domaine Fichet is now run by sons, Pierre-Yves
(winemaker) and Olivier (vineyard manager), who took over in
They have since increased the size of the vineyard from 11 to 20
hectares and significantly raised the quality level of their
In recent years, Olivier has invested in a new winery to
modernise their approach and ensure that hygiene is beyond
Francis Fichet was one of the first to plant Pinot Noir in the
highly Chardonnay dominant region. His original plantings are now
over 30 years old and are blended with Pinot that Pierre-Yves
planted in 1994.
The Mâcon Villages has a perfect balance of concentration,
acidity and minerality and the Bourgougne Pinot Noir is beautifully
fresh and light.