Is your favourite sports star a winemaker?

David Ginola

David Ginola with a bottle of his award-winning rosé

After retiring from football in 2002, French star David Ginola decided to invest in a vineyard in Provence. In 2008 Ginola received a silver medal at the International Wine Challenge for a Coste Brulade rosé wine produced at his vineyard.

One Response to “Is your favourite sports star a winemaker?”

  1. Tom Dickson says:

    Not to mention half the Top 14 French rugby players. Even the 2007 World Cup Coach Bernard Laporte has a Gaillac estate. Jauzion, Pelous fight for listings at the club restaurant. The other half of course have restaurants – nothing new there. Michelak managed to lose €1.2m in 6 months, whereas Poitrenaud and Pelous partner with established operators.

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