‘Miss Armande’, or Mademoiselle Armande Douhairet, or was the previous owner of the domaine. She never had any children and and brought in the highly respected André Porcheret as consultant winemaker who inherited the domaine when she died. Monsieur Porcheret was the head winemaker for the Hospices de Beaune between 1976-1988 and he then went on to help Lalou Bize Leroy convert to biodynamic farming for Domaine Leroy. He went back to the Hospices beterrm 1993 to 1999 and continued consulting at Monthelie-Douhairet-Porcheret. In 2004, he installed his granddaughter Cataldina to take over the domaine when ‘Miss Armande’ passed away at the age of 98 and Cataldina now works alongside her husband Vincent in the vineyards and winery.