Successful singer, Carla Bruni is also the wife of the former President of the Republic, Nicolas Sarkozy. In an interview granted to Gala on Thursday July 7, 2022, the former First Lady confided in a crucial point of their couple.
After having been respectively President of the Republic and First Lady, Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni gradually moved away from politics. From now on, the couple lead a kind of castle life. In fact, Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni bought 3 years ago Estoublon Castlewith their associates: Stéphane Courbit and Jean-Guillaume Prats. Now they take advantage of the vineyards of Baux-de-Provence, where they produce a prestigious wine, but also olive oil. “Our oenologist Anaïs Maillet, thanks to her know-how, makes the wine and we assist her, mainly on the creative part. Concerning the assembly, we of course have our say but it remains relative all the same. We give our impressions“, explained the singer during an interview granted to Gala Thursday, July 7, 2022.
During this same interview, Carla Bruni confided in the fact that her husband never drank alcohol, which is a crucial point of their couple. “He likes the scent of wine only, he doesn’t like the taste and I think he doesn’t like letting go either. Maybe it’s a good thing my husband is so vibrant. If he had tasted drunkenness, I don’t know where we would be. We would surely have another life“, underlined the musician. On this subject Carla Bruni remembered an anecdote from the time when Nicolas Sarkozy was still the resident of the Elysée.
Nicolas Sarkozy: “You don’t need to practice something to be interested in it”
“I remember that during his mandate as President of the Republic, He had invited all ‘new boss’ digital for lunch at the Elysée. At the end of the meal, one of them said to my husband : ‘But Mr. President, you have never opened a computer, we know that, we have been told that, how can digital interest you?‘ and he replied right away : ‘You know, I am President of the French Republic, I don’t drink wine, yet I’m very interested in French wine. You don’t have to practice something to be interested in it, to want to develop or create,’” revealed the former model.
Carla Bruni and her husband Nicolas Sarkozy Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni Sarkozy during a meeting at the Elysee Palace with foreign Heads of State and Government and French politicians before the start of the Republican march in Paris on January 11, 2015
Carla Bruni and her husband Nicolas Sarkozy Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni at the 10th gala of the “association for research on Alzheimer’s”: “2 Generations sing for the 3rd” a new show by Pierre Souchon at the Olympia in Paris on January 19, 2015.
Carla Bruni and her husband Nicolas Sarkozy Carla Bruni-Sarkozy and her husband former President Nicolas Sarkozy leave a hotel in New York on June 14, 2017. Carla Bruni-Sarkozy sang excerpts from her new album “French Touch” the day before, June 13, 2017 in the jazz club “Le Poisson rouge” in the Greenwich district.