Earth Month Spotlight: Château Maris

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Known for its biodynamic and organic farming practices, Château Maris has been at the forefront of sustainable winemaking since 2002. located in the heart of the Languedoc-Roussillon wine region in southern France Château Maris is committed to using innovative techniques such as biodynamic farming, cover crops, natural pest control, and a closed-loop water system. This holistic approach to agriculture that emphasizes the interconnectedness of all elements of the vineyard ecosystem,combined with other sustainable techniques, has earned Château Maris recognition and acclaim as a leader in sustainable winemaking practices.

QR Bubbles, one of their signature bottles, is a sparkling wine made from 100% Chenin Blanc grapes grown in the Limoux appellation using the traditional method, which involves a second fermentation in the bottle to create the bubbles. Aged for 18 months on the lees, this wine boasts a creamy texture and complex flavors with aromas of ripe citrus and cider apples in bold bubbles, with hints of walnut.

Pick up a bottle of Maris QR Bubbles ($19) at Tipsy, and scan the QR code on the label to reveal more information about the wine’s production and the winery’s sustainability efforts.

Tipsy is a woman-owned wine and spirits shop in New York City. We offer more than 200 varietals for every palate and budget, as well as artisanal gifts and glassware. Want to get regular, curated wine deliveries to your door every month? Join the Tipsy’s Wine Club! Tell us what kind of wine you like and how many bottles you want each month. We pick out the bottles, personalized to your taste, and ship out the bottles either monthly or bi-monthly, whatever is best for you. Find out more about our Wine Club here.