It’s a well-known fact that it’s not easy to make anything more than a comfortable living if you make wine. The idea of owning a vineyard, growing grapes, fermenting them into something utterly delicious and selling them all around the world sounds perfect. Idyllic. But, and it’s a big one, we shouldn’t forget the weather, the paperwork, the costs, the extra costs, the extraneous costs not to mention the unsophisticated palate of anyone who doesn’t like your wine.
But there are those who have realised the dream – and then some! Check out France’s 10 richest wine producers http://www.decanter.com/wine-news/richest-french-wine-chateau-owners-revealed-271238/