SAINT-EMILION – Grands Vins de St.-Emilion

Viticulture was introduced to this fertile region of Aquitaine by the Romans, and intensified in the Middle Ages. The origins of Saint-Émilion date back to 56 B.C.
Due to area’s significant geological diversity, a micro-climate ideally suited to winegrowing and skilful blending of grape varieties Saint-Émilion produces the widest range of wines among Bordeaux appellations.
In Saint-Emilion vineyard word “terroir” is used.
It reflects the alliance between 4 “ingredients”:
4 types of soil: limestone, clayey-limestone, gravelly and sandy.
3 main grape varieties: Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon.
temperate oceanic climate favourable to the vine characterized by moderate temperature differences between summer and winter and rainfall well distributed over the year.
elaborate art of winery of the winegrowers of the territory.

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  • Coin Alloy Name: brass
  • Coin Alloy Color: gold
  • Coin Diameter: 31,00
  • Coin Thickness: 2,25
  • Coin Edge: serrated, fine
  • Country: France
  • Available: not available
  • Location: SAINT-EMILION, France