Domaine Prieur-Brunet includes 18 hectares of vineyards

Domaine Prieur-Brunet includes 18 hectares of vineyards

Burgundy wine firm Maison Louis Jadot has purchased an additional estate in the French region. 

The company said today that it has acquired Domaine Prieur-Brunet in Santenay, Côte de Beaune. Financial details behind the purchase were not disclosed. 

Domaine Prieur-Brunet includes 18 hectares of vineyards, predominantly in Santenay, but also covering Chassagne-Montrachet, Meursault, Volnay, Pommard and Beaune. 

The estate was founded at the start of the 19th century by Claude and Jean Prieur. It is now run by Dominique Prieur and her son Guillaume, who represents the eighth generation of the family.

"The team at Maison Louis Jadot are committed to ensuring the continuity of the work undertaken by the Prieur family over the last two centuries," Louis Jadot said.

The firm's previous acquisitions include Beaune Clos des Ursules, Chevalier Montrachet Les Demoiselles, the Clair Dau Estate with vineyards in Bonnes Mares, Chambertin Clos de Bèze, Musigny and Gevrey Chambertin Clos St Jacques. 

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