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Portraits of winegrowers

Château de La Rivière

In office for 22 years, general manager Xavier Buffo has worked various owners since his arrival at Château de La Rivière, the largest wine estate in Fronsac, a captivating, majestic fortress, planted on a hill overlooking the valley. Here, the traditional visit and-tasting has given way to rather original initiatives ... Of course, his widow remained marked by the tragedy and never returned to Fronsac, but she did not sell it and kept the team in place. The initial project to turn La Rivière into a luxury hotel was abandoned, but not the desire to open the chateau to wine tourism. I go... Read more

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Château de Pommard

Since 2014, American Michael Baum has breathed new life into Château de Pommard. Restoration of the buildings, new winery, transition to biodynamics. Last innovation: a plot-selection bottling of the...

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La Grâce Dieu des Prieurs

Five years ago, the estate La Grace Dieu des Prieurs, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru, was bought by Andreï Filatov, a Russian businessman passionate about art and chess. Then entrusted to architect Jean...

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Édouard Delaunay

Laurent Delaunay bought in 2017 the name launched in 1893 by his ancestor. The Edouard Delaunay house thus was awakened after nearly 30 years left asleep ... A renaissance that comes along with great...

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Pierre Jean Larraqué

Pierre Jean Larraqué owns 3 estates in the heart of the Bordeaux vineyards. He cultivates his philosophy since his early childhood, during which, beside his grandfather and his father, he learns the...

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Champagne Penet

La Maison Penet would be delighted to welcome you on Tuesday, October 8th from 10.00 am to 12.00 am, 12 rue Gambetta in Verzy. discover our unique, low dosage champagnes. Please register at La...

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Brotte

Famous for its BROTTE signature and its famous international brand “La Fiole du Pape”, whose bottle shape is inspired by the effect of the mistral bursts on the vine stocks, the Brotte house, created...

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