Château-Chalon, l'Etoile and the southern Côtes du Jura
By Wink Lorch
This Guide was last updated on 25 June 2014
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Address: 7 Rue de la Tour,
Tel: 03 84 44 60 48
Geo-coordinates: Latitude: 46:45:18N (46.75500) Longitude: 5:37:47E (5.62979)
Jean Berthet-Bondet is a fabulous ambassador for the Jura and its wines, and was until recently mayor of the village of Château-Chalon, even though he comes from outside the region. He has restored a beautiful old manor house at the top of the village and has a tasting caveau, open weekends and by appointment. Tasting his range provides a very good introduction to the traditional wines of the Jura and his Château-Chalon is a fantastic example. The Berthet-Bondets have restored an old barn next door to their own house and this is now let out as a very comfortable gîte sleeping up to 12.
Useful information: Visits Monday–Saturday 10.00-12.00 and 14.00-19.00 by appointment. English spoken. Groups are also welcome by appointment and a charge is made.
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