Saint Emilion


Saint Emilion appellation is reserved for red still wine, located East ( Purple ) within the Bordeaux wine region as seen in our Bordeaux wine glass. 
 

The geographical area of ​​the appellation of origin Saint Emilion is located to the east of the town Libourne and around the town of Saint Emilion,  consisting  of a limestone plateau. 

To comply with regulations, the vines have a minimum planting density of 5,500 vines per hectare.

Wines are made up from the following grape varieties: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenere, Malbec, Merlot and Petit Verdot.  The proportion of the grape variety Petit Verdot can not be greater than 10% of the plantings.

The quality of the soils combined with very a good climate,  Saint Emilion wines result in being rich, complex and elegant.

The vineyards of Saint Emilion which covers an area of ​​5,500 hectares and operated by approximately 650 wine makers producing an average of 230,000 hectoliters of red wines part of which is claimed by the appellation of origin Saint Emilion Grand Cru.

Wines with the protected appellation of origin are still dry red wines with the large majority dominating in the Merlot grape variety providing a beautiful red intense colour, providing roundness and silky tannins on the palate.
The grape harvest, wine making and development also ageing of the wines are guaranteed in the following territory municipalities in the Gironde department:

Saint Christophe des Bardes, Saint Emilion, Saint Etienne de Lisse, Saint Hippolyte, Saint Laurent des Combes, St. Pey d'Armens, Saint Sulpice de Faleyrens, Vignonet and part of Libourne.




  70% Merlot, 30% Cabernet franc. Location: on the highest point of the hillside, 500m east of Saint-Émilion...
  Surface of vineyard: 4 HA 10 Soil type: Sandy clay Grape variety: 75% Merlot, 25% Cabernet franc Product...
  A Domaine de Saint-Émilion with an exceptional site. Soil type:  clay-limestone and limestone subsoil. Sho...
  The vineyard benefits from a happy micro-climate thanks to its ideal exposure. Its situation optimizes the ...
  60% Merlot Noir, 40 % Cabernet Franc Average age of vines : 35 years Several plots are between 50 and 65 ...
  Appellation Saint Emilion Finely woody, supple and harmonious, it is underlined by aromas of red fruits. ...
The Château since 1978, is one of the few estates in the Bordeaux region to have chosen biodynamics since prac...
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