A jewel of burgundy of 14 acres in prestigious crus – chambertin, chambertin-clos-de-bèze, charmes-chambertin, mazis-chambertin, clos-de-vougeot, in particular – changes hands. The brothers Bouygues (majority stake), associated to the family of Surrel, previously co-owner of the field, take foot in Burgundy. According to a source close to the dossier, the vineyard is worked bio would be in a state of ” remarkable “. Even if the wines were, until recently, of an uneven quality, the investments that will be involved from the beginning of the year 2019 that should enable to highlight the strong potential of the property.

according To the same source, the amount of the transaction would have “nothing to do” with the sums paid in Burgundy in recent years with the sale of the Clos-de-Tart in 2017 (estimated at over 200 million euros), of the Clos-des-Lambrays (more than 100 million in 2014) or the Bonneau de Martray… There was even talk of a ” very good deal “. The family Bouygues, already present at Chateau Montrose, a second cru classé of saint-estèphe, Tronquoy-Lalande, the other saint-estèphe, in saumur-champigny with the recovery last year of the Clos-Rougeard brothers Eddy and the distillery of the Manor house in cognac Petite Champagne, continues its progress in the world of wine. And this is probably not finished…

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