12 Things You Didn’t Know About Johann Rupert

Written by Keren Mikva

His younger brother, Anthonij, died in 2001

Anthonij was head of Rupert & Rothschild Vignerons and L’Ormarins wine estate. Johann’s younger brother, Anthonij died in 2001 in a car accident. Johann assumed leadership of the estate following his brother’s death and started a project to enhance the farm in honor of his brother’s memory, renaming the estate Anthonij Rupert Wines.