Located 30 kilometers northeast of Sancerre in the village of Aligny-Cosne, Maison Foucher is a "Petit Negociant" with a mission to craft classic expressions of Loire Valley appellations at exceptional values. The estate was founded was founded in 1921 by Paul Lebrun, a cooper by trade, who developed his company servicing a clientele made up of restaurants and cafés in the Loire Valley and Paris. During the 1950's, Paul's son-in-law Raymond Foucher took the reigns and then in 1985 passed the baton to his son, Jacky Foucher.
2016 LE MONT SANCERRE
2016 LES JARRIERS TOURAINE SAUVIGNON AOC
2016 CHINON ROSÉ AOC
2016 VOUVRAY AOC DEMI-SEC
In late 2009, with the aim of raising the company's image and developing overseas business, the Foucher family brought on Jean Mound as a new partner to pave the road ahead. Jean spend many years at the help of a fine and rare wine brokerage business in Paris, specializing in in iconic estates such as DRC, Mouton-Rothschild and Leflaive. His first order of business was to pioneer the production of small batch wines from selected plots in Sancerre, Pouilly-Fumé and Saumur-Champigny, some of which are now farmed organically. Given his deep experience in tasting the great wines of the world, as well as his many contacts among top producers in the Loire, Jean has been able to establish strong relationships with growers ant significantly elevate the quality of these wines.