History
of Château Preuillac




1869

Birth of Château Preuillac at the instigation of Edmond Addé.
The Estate wins a number of different medals and awards.

1932
Château Preuillac earns well-deserved recognition in 1932 when it is included in the Crus Bourgeois classification created that year.

More about the Crus Bourgeois classification

1969
After a succession of highs and lows, Château Preuillac is taken over by Raymond Bouët who launches into major enhancements of the vineyard, construction of a winery and an underground cellar that go into service in 1975. He completes his work in 1980 with the construction of the Château in 18th century style.

1998
The Mau and Dirkzwager families buy the Estate in partnership. Management is entrusted to Jean-Christophe Mau (5th generation of Bordeaux winegrowers).
Major renovation work is undertaken on the winery and the vineyard.

2004
The same two families buy Château Brown in Pessac-Léognan. Management of the estate is also entrusted to Jean-Christophe Mau.

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December 2014
Château Preuillac is bought by SAS Vins Plus. Jean-Christophe Mau is still the manager of the estate during one year.