REGION

At the heart of the most prestigious appellations of Libournais

Peak of Libournais, with 114m high, the town of Montagne is located 45km east of Bordeaux and 5km north of Saint-Emilion.

Popular citation says that « bottom steps of Montagne's church are at the same altitude of church tower's top of Saint Emilion »…

Montagne-Saint Emilion is an « Appellation d'Origine Controlée » (AOC) since 1936. This appellation is a government certification guaranteeing the quality of wine in France. Only red wine production is approved under the Montagne-Saint-Émilion AOC.The vineyard of Montagne-Saint Emilion stretches 1600 hectares with 210 properties that is approximately 7,6 hectares by farm.

Merlot is the principal grape variety. It grows on clay-limestone soil wich brings powerful and round red wines with a fine colour, red fruits flavour and a hint of spice. Cabernet franc and cabernet sauvignon bring structure to the wine.