Founded in 1840, and nowadays directed by Jean-Philippe Archambaud, Mason Simmonet-Febvre is a traditional Chablis winery. Maison Simmonet-Febvre owns vineyards in Chablis, Chablis Premier Cru "Mont e Milieu" and Chablis Grand Cru "Les Preuses". It produces and vinifies a large range of different wines from the diverse "terroirs" of the Chablis region. Maison Simonnet-Febvre also produces and vinifies wines from the historic Yonne vineyards. Thse vineyards were destroyed by the phylloxera phylloxera crisis that hit the area in the 19th century. it has progressively been replanted and has today regained its prestige. Maison Simonnet-Febvre also produces a large range of "Cremants de Bourgogne." Based in Chablis and the new winery in Chitry-le-Fort, traditional winemaking methods and modern technologies are combined to fully express the characteres of these very unique vineyards.