Loïc Le Calvez is the new senior winemaker for Chandon Australia in the Yarra Valley.
With over 20 years of experience in the sparkling wine industry, Loïc brings a wealth of expertise to his new role.
Loïc is a highly qualified winemaker, who brings a slew of global winemaking experience and an exceptional palate as a recognised wine judge.
“I am thrilled to be joining Chandon Australia and to contribute to the rich winemaking heritage of the Yarra Valley,” says Loïc.
“It is wonderful to work as part of the talented team at Chandon, not only in crafting exceptional sparkling wines but also in furthering their commitment to sustainability initiatives.”
Winemaking director Dan Buckle says, “Loïc will undoubtedly be an exceptional asset to our team, with a remarkable palate, a deep understanding of traditional method sparkling wine, and a contagious energy that uplifts the team.
“His invaluable contributions at the tasting bench will be instrumental in shaping our wines.
“We are fortunate to have someone of his calibre to bounce ideas off and continue the exceptional quality of our Chandon wines.”