A Sauternes Premier Grand Cru Claseé in 1855

Exclusive wine experiences at Château Clos Haut Peyraguey in Bordeaux, France

The vineyard of Clos Haut-Peyraguey, nestled at the highest point of the plateau of Bommes in the Sauternes region, is at the heart of the Premiers Crus Classés of 1855. It sits opposite to Château d'Yquem, and one of its immediate neighbors is Château Guiraud.

Château Clos Haut Peyraguey

Le Clos, whose name Peyraguey means promontory, is a jewel of vines lulled by the sun and fed by the mists of Ciron river which allow growing velvet beans that give a unique and prestigious golden wine: Sauternes of Clos Haut Peyraguey. The vineyard of Clos Haut-Peyraguey, nestled at the highest point of the plateau of Bommes in Sauternes is at the heart of the Premiers Grands Crus in 1855. It sits opposite Chateau d'Yquem, and its immediate neighbors are Rayne- Vigneau, Sigalas-Rabaud, Lafaurie-Peyraguey, Castle, Guiraud and La Tour Blanche!

This ancient barony has survived for centuries since its first harvest in 1618: its unique terroir and climatic conditions combined with an ancestral know-how, enable its grapes to play a symphony of excellence in its prestigious golden wine.

In 2012, Bernard Magrez acquired Clos Haut-Peyraguey from the Pauly family, who had run the property since 1914. In order to perpetuate the excellence of the Premier Grand Cru Classé of Sauternes and to give it international preeminence, Bernard Magrez ensures tradition and meticulous care in the vineyards, as well as innovation to produce a unique wine: Clos Haut-Peyraguey.

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Château Pape Clément

Château La Tour Carnet

Château Fombrauge

La Grande Maison Bernard Magrez

Restaurant Pierre Gagnaire La Grande Maison | 2 Michelin stars

Château Clos Haut Peyraguey is one of the preferred wineries on the Michel Rolland Selection

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Michel Rolland Selection

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For the last forty years, my career has taken me to four continents and to more than two hundred and fifty different wine estates around the world. I have visited exceptional vineyards and tasted extraordinary wines everywhere I have been.

Now, I am delighted to have the opportunity to share my selection of wineries with you thanks to Wine Paths, an innovative project that I am extremely enthusiastic about, for the first time ever, we can find the best wine & dine addresses in the world featured in one place. 

My selection includes some unique hidden gems as well as some renowned properties: I have chosen all of them based on the outstanding quality of their wines and services. Join me on this journey to discover the best wineries in the world’s most acclaimed wine regions.

Michel Rolland

International Winemaker

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