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Magazine Archives: May 15, 2003

Château Margaux Sold to Former Owner

Agnelli family parts with controlling stake in Bordeaux first-growth
Per-Henrik Mansson, Kim Marcus
Issue: May 15, 2003

Corinne Mentzelopoulos, longtime managing director of Cháteau Margaux, has regained total ownership of the famed Bordeaux first-growth. She struck a deal in March with the Agnelli family of Italy to buy back the controlling interest they had held in the estate since 1991.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 15, 2003.

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