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DRC Grand Crus

Le Montrachet (white), Romanée-Conti, La Tâche, Richebourg, Romanée-St-Vivant, Échezeaux, Grands Échezeaux


DRC monopoles

Romanée-Conti, La Tâche


DRC owners

de Villaine and Leroy/Roch families. Aubert de Villaine and Heri-Frédéric Roch co-directors


Bouchard Père et Fils

One of Beaune's large merchant houses, and most important vineyard owner in Côte de Beaune. Now owned by Henriot


Bouchard holdings

22 Beaune vineyards, monopoles Beaune, Clos de La Mousse, Clos St Landry. Le Montrachet, Chevalier-Montrachet



Burgundy's largest producer, and one of world's largest family-owned producers. Wineries in Burgundy, Beaujolais, Rhône, S France, Napa, RRV, Sonoma, Monterey. Jean-Charles Boisset married to Gina Gallo


Joseph Drouhin

Vineyards in Musigny, Griotte-Chambertin, Bonne Mares, Grand Échezeaux, Chablis, etc. All 78 ha organic. Domaine Drouhin Oregon


Louis Jadot

Owns 68 ha in CdO, 87 ha in Beaujolais, 18 ha in Fuissé. Owned by Kopf family. Known for red CdB wines, monopole Clos de Ursules in Beaune. Whites never oaked, clear expression of terroir, with concentration, class, and distinction


Louis Latour

One of oldest merchants. Originally growers only. Today Domaine Louis Latour represents the largest single holding of GC vineyards in CdO.



Part owners of DRC. 22 ha in Vosne-Romanée for Domaine Leroy. GC Romanée-St-Vivant, Richbourg. Fully biodynamic. Extremely concentrated wines w/ sometimes considerable oak.


Hospices de Beaune

Charity auction taking place annually since 1851 on the 3rd Sunday in Nov. Beneficiaries are organizations of Hôtel Dieu, founded 1443 by Nicolas Rolin