Ladoix Premier Cru "La Micaude" - fine wine, created from Pinot Noir, which is grown in the vineyard "La Mikod." It is located near the southern border of the Côte de Nuits at an altitude of 230-325 meters above sea level, is the eastern and south-eastern exposure. At Domain Captain Gagnaire has the right to monopolize the possession of the site area of 1.63 hectares. The hilltop is on stony soils with limestone-marl rocks. On the middle part of the slope is dominated by silicic rocks, and in the foothills - clay. The first vines were planted here in 1967. Grapes to create Ladoix Premiers Crus "La Mikod" assembled by hand, ridges separated from the berries. In the process of vinification must undergoes alcoholic fermentation for 15 days. Wine is aged 13 months in French oak barrels, 10% of which are used for the first time.
Domain Capitain-Gagnerot has a long history. Originally it was an estate Gagnerot, founded in 1802. In 1864, the then owner of the estate of Jean-Baptiste gives his only daughter Mary for merchant Francois Capitain. Father-in-law and co-founded a common cause for the production of wine, and the estate was renamed with the prefix in the form of the names of the new co-owner - Captain Gagnaire. In 1946, the new owner of the estate becomes Roger capital inherited after the war 3 hectares of vineyards. As a person with a strong character, Roger put all their strength and capabilities in the development of the family business, and estate were created great Burgundy wines. Business from his father passed to his sons - Patrice and Michel, and today manages the estate son Patrice - Pierre-Francois. Domain owns about 16 hectares of vineyards, located at the boundary of Côte de Nuits and Côte de Beaune. Vineyards fragmented, located on a hill and have Corton eastern disposition.