Although the name may evoke the word “excellence”, there is no etymological link as such. If there’s any confusion, though, it doesn’t trouble Jean-Claude Favre, who decided in 1980 to transform and market the harvest produced by his father Maurice. The 2016 Vintage
The last vintage made as the sole work of the cellar’s founder.
The family
At the beginning of 2017 Renaud, the second born, joined Hélène and Jean-Claude in the family business, providing a welcome affirmation of its continuing endurance.

Open cellars doors

Terrace
Local products

Pratical information

Monday to Friday
Saturday 9:00 - 12:00
Open from Monday to Friday on appointment
French / German / English
30
Cellar tour / Vineyard tour
Yes
Yes
1
Tasting of vintage wines on request

Awarded wines |

  • Medal
    Dénomination du vin
    Year
    Wine variety
    Competition
  • Fendant Excelsus

    2018

    Fendant (Chasselas)

    2019

  • Fendant Excelsus

    2017

    Fendant (Chasselas)

    2018

  • Petite Arvine

    2017

    Petite Arvine

    2018

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