Newswire: Brangelina are also divorcing their French wine business
Celebrity divorces are just like any other: children must be cared for, finances sorted, and the fate of your $60 million French vineyard determined. As Brangelina continues to bifurcate, Us Weekly reports that the couple otherwise known as Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have decided to sell Château Miraval, the 1,200-acre property in Correns, France, which served as both the site of their 2014 wedding and the home base for their signature wine.
Known as Château Miraval, the couple’s vino was met with mixed reviews. Its rosé was the only of its kind on Wine Spectator’s Top 100 Wines of 2013 list, but their Clara Lua white blend was described by sommelier Michael Madrigale as reeking of “butt gas.” Somewhere, a tear falls on Pitt’s grape-stained bare feet.
Château Miraval will continue to produce wine, however, as the 2016 harvest has already begun under seasoned vintner …