- Jul 14, 2012
I have always tended my vines in a spirit of respect for the environment, and in view of making fine wine. I focus on traditional methods that reflect the terroir in order to produce wines of character. I feel it is important to let the vines find a natural equilibrium within their ecosystem. I therefore intervene as little as possible in both viticulture and winemaking to retain each cuvée’s personality, as well as vintage character.
— Michel Paquet, Domaine des Valanges