Domaine Hughes Béguet | Estate winery in the Jura region of France.
Owners | Caroline Hughes-Béguet (English) and Patrice-Hughes Béguet (Jurasien). Patrice, a former IT consultant, qualified as an enologist in 2009. He and his wife then left their day jobs and city living to become winemakers in the Jura.
Vineyards | The vineyard is in Mesnay, a small village adjacent to Arbois, in the Planches-près-Arbois gorge. The couple have a little over 3 hectares (7.4 acres) of vines within the AOC Arbois and AOC Arbois Pupillin zones, with a large majority of the local varieties Savagnin, as regards white grapes, and Ploussard in red.
Certification | 2012 First vintage with full organic certification. | 2013 First vintage with full Demeter Biodynamic certification.
Natural winemaking | All wines from the 2015 and 2016 vintage wines were bottled unfiltered and with no added sulfites.
Domaine Hughes Béguet
1 rue Bardenet, F-39600 Mesnay (Jura), France
Tel +33 (0)18.104.22.168.39 | Mobile 06.08.05.68.36