History

Fine Wine Encounter

 

1804 – Cuvelier wine merchant founded in Haubourdin (Nord department) by Henri Cuvelier.

1903 – Purchase of Château Le Crock, Cru Bourgeois in Saint-Estèphe with 32 hectares nestled between Château Cos d’Estournel and Château Montrose.

1920 – Purchase of Château Léoville Poyferré, 2nd Classified Growth, and Château Moulin Riche in Saint-Julien. The vineyard is located on one of the finest gravel rises in the Médoc.

1946 – Cuvelier Wine Merchant founded in Bordeaux by Max Cuvelier to be closer to their vineyards and facilitate purchases and distribution.

1979 - Didier Cuvelier takes charge of the 2 family estates. Today, he has overseen more than thirty harvests.

1985 – Olivier Cuvelier takes charge of Cuvelier Wine Merchant in Bordeaux. A wide range of fine Bordeaux wines has been developed.