Domaine Alphonse Mellot
Mellot family is an emblematic family in Sancerre and historically living in the region. Their wine skills were already recognized at the age of Louis XIV who named César Mellot as official wine advisor of the cour. Alphonse Mellot is a familial figure who founded a farm house with its own name in XIXth century. He started to export his wines from 1881 and builded his awareness. To celebrate this famous ancestor each first born boy is named Alphonse since then and today the 19e generation run the estate.