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Domaine Balivet

Domaine Balivet

Name of winemaker in photo
 
 

Domaine Balivet is a small, family-owned estate in Bugey, a small appellation in the foothills of the Alps. Vincent and his family farm organically, a rarity in the appellation, and produce unique, off-dry sparkling rosés, with an alcohol content always between 7% to 8%. 

Balivet's 7 hectares of vines are primarily planted to Gamay with around 10% of the total vineyards planted to Poulsard. All the farming is done without the use of chemicals and they have been certified Agriculture Biologique since 1999.