On saturday the 17th of november, Henry-Frederic Roch passed away from cancer. The whole team of Domaine Prieuré Roch, Bist’roch, the Poiset farm and chambres d’hôtes, join the family to mourn the passing of a friend, father, and boss which generosity, nonconformism, tenacity and vision made a forever mark on great Bourgogne wines’ History. By creating Domaine Prieuré Roch exactly thirty years ago, Henry Frederic Roch demonstrated to the whole world’s enthusiasts that the prestigious Côtes de Nuits climates - driven by a team of winegrowers working with due regard to human being and nature, according to monks’ secular tradition proscribing any chemical or formatting - produced some unique wines, perfectly original and recognizable, able to deliver a definitely certain and high-level idea of what beauty can give. Domaine Prieuré Roch was and will remain his masterpiece. The Domaine’s hieroglyph is carved in the pink stone of Prémeaux-Prissey. 2018 harvest was Henry’s last, he went with it with charisma, humour and attention toward everyone, assured by all when the moment came that Roch’s spirit will live forever.