Barton & Guestier Patriarche
While moving forward to our 300th anniversary, we want to:
- Give every wine lover in the world, the opportunity to experience the great wines of France and to learn more about them
- Bring to the world our quality wines that are a source of emotions and inspirations
- Build strong win-win relationships with our customers and winegrowers.
This will greatly help us to remain the benchmark for French Wines and will reinforce our iconic positioning as a leading French International Brand available in all premium channels throughout the world.
It was in 1725 that Irishman Thomas Barton settled in Bordeaux to start his company, which is today the city’s oldest winehouse still in activity… His grandson Hugh teamed up with Frenchman Daniel Guestier and in 1802 their partnership became official. From the Chartrons area in the center of Bordeaux, barrels and bottles were loaded on board of ships that sailed via the Garonne river to numerous countries, starting with Ireland, England, Holland and the USA to reach over 130 countries at present.
The Barton & Guestier range represents the wonderful diversity of French wines from the main winegrowing regions: Bordeaux, Loire Valley, Burgundy, Beaujolais, Rhône Valley, Languedoc, Gascony and Corsica. With its wide variety of wines, Barton & Guestier enables wine lovers - from the occasional wine drinker to the connoisseur - to make a journey through France. The B&G winemakers team guarantees constant quality and style, vintage after vintage.