Winemaker: a trade that we pass on from generation to generation.
André represents the 9th…Edmond, his father, has transmitted him the RESPECT OF THE LAND and the PATIENCE that allow harvesting the grapes at the good maturity.
Before him, his father Ferdinand pressed with his brother Edme, assisted by their father Louis Figeat, nicknamed CULLUS.
Over the decades, the vineyards Figeat, has acquired parcels after parcels, exceptional lands that reveal a Sauvignon grape, where typical, freshness and delicacy are mixed.
Anne-Sophie, after a doctorate in Pharmacy and an oenology diploma, joined her father André on the family estate in 2019.
Today, André and his daughter Anne-Sophie are the owners of 17 ha, exclusively in Pouilly-Fumé appellation.
Passionate and perfectionist, their philosophy is to work with respect for the tradition and the environment while being at the cutting edge of technology.
Their winery has the particularity to be lined with an old Roman Way. It is a long straight and paved path, cutting through the vines, takes you back to the Gallo-Roman times when the town was still called "Pauliacum".