Come celebrate the French National Day with us at Clos Henri! One of the most celebrated dates on the French calendar, Bastille Day is held every year on the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille, 14th July 1789. For the 9th consecutive … Continue reading... about Bastille Day 2017 – Sunday 16th July
Nestled under the southern foothills of Marlborough’s Wairau Valley, Clos Henri is the wine estate meticulously established and organically run by the famous Sancerre wine growing family of Henri Bourgeois.
Combining 10 generations of winegrowing know-how from the Bourgeois family, Clos Henri crafts textural and elegant wines from the three different soil types of the estate, partially comprised of a clay hill slope, the family uses the best of French and New World winegrowing techniques to capture the essence of Marlborough’s intense character and reveal the unique identity and depth of the Clos Henri terroir.
“Our ultimate objective is to offer a wine that tells you the story of its origin, whispers he is not French but Marlborough and voices he is a craft from the specific Clos Henri terroir” says Arnaud Bourgeois, General Manager.
Our Place: “Le Clos”
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The 2017 vintage… well, it is fair to say Mother Nature has put us, winegrowers, to the test… it will stay engraved in our mind as a challenging season overall and quite atypical for Marlborough particularly over spring and autumn. However we are very pleased with the quality reached for our 15th … Continue reading... about 2017 Vintage