In 1790, the Saget family embarks upon a long history dedicated to vines and wine, firmly placing Saget among just a handful of estates that can enjoy their third successive century of continued activity.

Saget La Perrière

But the course of history could have been dramatically cut short 40 years ago with the sudden death of Guy Saget, Jean-Louis’ father, who is now at the company helm. Jean-Louis, whose dream was to become a trumpeter, has no option but to take up the family business at the tender age of 20. Alongside his brother, he succeeds not only in revitalising the Pouilly-sur-Loire estate, but also extending the profile of the Guy Saget name far beyond the bounds of the appellation, to the most highly-acclaimed establishments in more than 40 countries throughout the world.