A synergy of domaines dedicated to excellence
Passionate about wines, and a shrewd judge of merit, over the years Philippe Austruy assembled a group of wine-growing properties which each showed great individual potential and which complemented one another. “Awakening sleeping beauties” has been the aim of Philippe Austruy’s group over the past 15 years through its investments, a relentless pursuit of quality and a level of know-how which has come to be recognised by all wine specialists.
The Commanderie de Peyrassol, a jewel in the crown of Provence.
Acquired in 2001 the Commanderie de Peyrassol, an old Knights Templar staging post, is now one of the outstanding vineyards of Provence. Its reds, whites and rosés are to be found in the finest dining establishments in France and throughout the world.
Château Malescasse, an elegant cru bourgeois from Haut-Médoc
A vineyard which has been completely restored, with new buildings … Château Malescasse was acquired in 2012 with the aim of making it into one of the best in its category. This ambition has already been achieved. Its wines, powerfully balanced and modern in style, perfectly reflect the Médoc character.
Discover the Château Malescasse:
Quinta da Côrte, an exceptional Douro
This hidden jewel of the Haut-Douro has undergone an exemplary transformation and has become a name on everyone’s lips. The power of its schisty soil is expressed in sparkling fashion in its hugely elegant Port and red wines.
Discover the Quinta da Côrte: www.quintadacorte.pt
Tenuta Case Nuove: The delicate sweetness of Tuscany
A 20-minute drive from Florence, this historic domaine is currently undergoing renovation. It was purchased last year and its first wines already look very promising.