The large sparkling wine house is located in the commune of Saint-Hilaire Saint-Florent on the left bank of the Loire
near the city Saumur
, It was founded in 1851 by Etienne Bouvet. The family-owned company was founded in 1974 by the champagne house Taittinger
accepted. The cellars carved into the tufa with five miles of corridors once belonged to the abbey built in the 11th century "La Belle d'Anjou". The wide range of products includes the sparkling wines "Bouvet Brut", the vintage "Sapphire", the red "Rubis", "Trésor", Trésor Rosé "," Grand Vin de Dessert "and" Instinct Cuvée du Millénaire ". Every year more than three million bottles are produced.