It all began with one man, Alain Thiénot, who was originally from Reims in Champagne, and in 1985 created his eponymous Champagne house. in a matter of years, he had firmly established Champagne Thiénot among the true greats of Champagne, driven by one life motto: “one passion : wine; one imperative: excellence”. A born entrepreneur, his instincts led him to the region of Bordeaux, where he took ownership of several chateaux. His strategy was simple yet innovative: to combine the very best of viticulture and tradition from the two iconic wine regions of Bordeaux and Champagne.
This passion and vision are mirrored in every company within the Thiénot Bordeaux-Champagnes group: CVBG, partnering the finest Grands Crus Classés; Canard-Duchêne, located at the heart of Montagne de Reims and the meeting point of the most prestigious terroirs in Champagne; Dourthe, one of the most respected Bordeaux producers, recognised as setting the benchmark in winemaking; Joseph Perrier, an icon of Champagne tradition, as well as Kressmann and Delor, two of the leading lights in Bordeaux and not forgetting Clos de Los Siete, a unique success from new World where Thiénot Bordeaux-Champagnes is the world while distributor.
From the Montagne de Reims to the hills of San Francisco, from the Medoc to Ginza, Thiénot Bordeaux-Champagnes is a gateway to different cultures and world markets.
Constantly abreast of the latest market trends, yet mindful of each company’s individual identity, its distribution is quality focused and selective. A key player on the domestic market in France, the company benefits from a dedicated distribution network, comprising 3 sales divisions. Represented in more than 90 countries through its various export subsidiaries and distributors, Thiénot Bordeaux-Champagnes has its own team of international sales specialists.
This particular approach ensures Thiénot Bordeaux-Champagnes is able to meet the specific expectations and demands of wine enthusiasts and clients alike. And as a direct result, Thiénot Bordeaux-Champagnes ranks globally among the leading exporters of premium wines.
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