Clos des Lambrays wines now under LVMH luxury group
LVMH luxury giant expands the group’s premium alcohol portfolio with the acquisition of Clos des Lambrays wines, one of the oldest and most prestigious vineyards in Burgundy, located near the village of Morey Saint Denis.
With a unique area of 8.66 hectares, Clos des Lambrays is the largest Grand Cru of the Côte de Nuits region. The Domain also produces Morey Saint Denis Premier Cru, Puligny Montrachet Premier Cru “Clos du Cailleret” and Premier Cru “Les Folatières” white wines.
“The passion, savoir-faire and constant pursuit of outstanding quality, in the service of an exceptional terroir, places the wines of Clos des Lambrays among the best in Burgundy.In accordance with the traditions and customs of Burgundy wine making, LVMH will ensure the future sustainability of the estate, which will continue to be led by Thierry Brouin, its chief winemaker for the last 35 years,” explained LVMH.
LVMH’s premium alcohol portfolio includes high-end brands like Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin, Krug, Moët & Chandon, Dom Pérignon, Château d’Yquem, Château Cheval Blanc, Ruinart, Mercier, and Hennessy.