Independent Salt Harvester ( Paludiers)

Région Loire Atlantique

We are Gilles Morel, Matthieu Le Chantoux, Alexandre Moret and Hugues Martienau and we own and  manage an independent family business harvesting and preparing Guerande Sea Salts.

Guérande Sea Salt Marshes, Mès bassin

Our salt marshes are situated in the world famous Guérande basin,(close to the city of Nantes) more specifically in the beautiful Mès basin near Asserac.This is where we manually and naturally harness nature’s energies to produce Sea Salt ( Sel Gris Marin : Coarse Sea Salt and Fleur de Sel literraly “Flower of Salt”).

Salt Harvest using Ancestral Methods

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Coarse Sea Salt and Flower of Salt are completely natural, delicate products created with a unique combination of ancestral knowhow and natural elements; the wind, the sun and the ocean during the summer season.

Pure and natural. Our Salts are all harvested manually, retaining many essential natural trace elements.

Certified production

Protected Geographical Indication
(European IGP Label)

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We pride ourselves in harvesting our Salt following the traditions of the French Terroir Guérandais and the methods of our ancestors. This protects the subtle taste, aspects of the Coarse Sea Salt and the Flower of Salt. Our Salts are produced and harvested in accordance with the rigorous standards of the Indication Géographique Protégé IGP label ( Also know as the Protected Geographical Indication; which is an Official Sign of Quality and of European Origin.)

This fully guarantees the quality and the origin of our sea salt.

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Organic Ingredients
(AB)

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All our salt recipes are prepared with organic products, to respect our planet but also our well being and that of our customers.

This is Naturally Guerande.

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