SGC wine, lauded as the “Tesla of fine wines” by top critics and collectors, utilizes a revolutionary
method that has set a new precedent for the entire industry. Founded in 2005, it includes a private
member’s club, Le Cercle SGC, whose members are carefully approved by the board of SGC for their shared passion of exquisite wine.

With a legacy rooted in its pioneering use of cutting-edge science to analyze and grade vineyard soil across Bordeaux, SGC Wine is made using only the very best grapes, grown in the highest quality soil. It has fast become the ultimate wine connoisseur’s wine. Their wine production is extremely limited and is only able to be purchased via invitation through the coveted Le Cercle membership.

Auction package includes:

  • 3 SGC Imperial bottles (6 L each), which are never available for purchase even to members of the coveted Le Cercle SGC
    • Saint-Émilion Grand Cru 2010
    • Médoc 2010
    • Pomerol 2010
  • SGC Allocation of 48 bottles (75 cl each) from the iconic 2010 vintage, lauded as one of the most exceptional for wine production in Bordeaux
    • 16 bottles Saint-Émilion Grand Cru 2010
    • 16 bottles SGC Médoc 2010
    • 16 bottles SGC Pomerol 2010
  • Lifetime access to SGC Wine’s exclusive, invitation-only membership and the only way to access SGC wines; includes access to special vintages and handpicked private events
  • Dinner with SGC founder Arnaud Christiaens

Courtesy of Arnaud Christiaens and SGC Wines (@sgcwines)

SGC Wine amfAR Press Release 2022


SGC Wine is delighted to offer a once-in-a-lifetime lot for auction at amfAR 2022.

Three Imperiale – impossible – bottles of the most exclusive wine ever produced by SGC, not available for sale.

A further allocation of 8 CASES (48 SGC bottles), only available to buy by invitation. 

Lifetime access to acquire SGC Wines. 

Dinner with the Founder of SGC, Arnaud Christiaens. 

Lauded as the “Tesla of fine wines” by top collectors, SGC Wine’s revolutionary wine making method has defined them as the biggest game-changer in the history of wine and set a new precedent for the entire industry. They have quietly been disrupting the traditional fine wine industry since 2005 with their unique approach using high-tech soil analysis.

For the first time in 160 years, it has levelled the playing field of the legendary Bordeaux region. Its legacy rooted in their pioneering use of cutting-edge science to analyse and grade vineyard soil across Bordeaux and apply this to winemaking. By identifying and harnessing the power of the 4 foundational pillars essential for exceptional vineyard soil. 

As SGC is made using only the very best Bordeaux grapes, grown in the highest quality soil, production is extremely limited, for this reason it is strictly only available to purchase by invitation. 

It has fast become the ultimate wine connoisseur’s wine.

This elusive and secretive wildcard of fine wine has trailblazed through to the heart of the biggest wine afficionados and critics cellars the world over. 

amfAR Lot comprises of:

3 x SGC Imperiale (6 L) bottles comprises:
1 x SGC Imperiale bottle (6 L) format bottle Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2010
1 X SGC Imperiale (6 L) format bottle Medoc 2010
1 X SGC Imperiale (6 L) format bottle Pomerol 2010

1 x SGC Allocation of 48 Bottles (75 cl each) comprises:
16 x SGC Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2010
16 x SGC Medoc 201016 x SGC Pomerol 2010

Life membership to access SGC wines – SGC Wine’s invitation only membership and exclusively the only way to purchase SGC Wine

Dinner with the Founder of SGC Arnaud Christiaens 

What Critics have said about SGC Wine:

“A scheme designed to kick the whole Bordeaux system where it hurts most… I was very impressed by the wines, I take my hat off to the production values of this enterprise.” 
Jancis Robinson, OBE, MW Financial Times

“Selection of the parcels is definitely the first step to take into consideration. It is a major evolution in the wine industry. I am very excited to be part of this avant-garde wine, which is SGC.“
Gérard Basset OBE, MS, MW, MBA, OIV MSc,
World Champion Sommelier, Chevalier of the Mérite Agricole 

“You transcend the Médoc gentlemen…You surpass my knowledge of Médoc with this wine! It is sublime… a grape so fine is rare. You have done it better than any existing Médoc appellation today…It is a true grand cru!” 
Michel Bettane, leading French wine critic 

“To the barricades, Cheval Blanc and Petrus. Ce n’est pas une révolte, c’est une révolution.”
Neil Bennett, City AM

“The wish to keep our limited production amongst oenophiles and collectors has inspired a closed purchasing system of allocation via invitation only.” 
Arnaud J. Christiaens, Founder