Martinaud, bouilleur de cru in Chantillac (bons bois)
The Martinaud family has been growing wine for six generations, starting in 1847. Michel, Veronique and their son Pierre-Alain own 12 hectares (update: now 30 hectares) of vineyard, mostly in the bons bois, for a small part in the petite champagne. They distill their own products.
They took on a new name recently: Distillerie Martinaud.
Range (bons bois): Sélection, Napoléon, XO, Héritage.
Address: Le Bignac, 16360 Chantillac. Telephone: 0545 786138. (Visitors welcome, phone in advance is preferred).