• 9 Things You Should Know About Bouchard Père & Fils

    4 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    Founded by textile merchant Michel Bouchard in 1731, Bouchard Père & Fils is one of Burgundy's oldest wine-merchant houses. With 320 acres of vineyards, it's also one of the region's most important vineyard owners.
    The company only truly became Bouchard Père & Fils in 1775, when père Michel was joined in the family business by fils Joseph, who had just acquired his first vineyard holdings. The company remained in the Bouchard family for nine generations until it was acquired by esteemed Champagne producer Joseph Henriot in 1995. Here are nine more things you should know about Bouchard...
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