Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Château du Parc
The Story: Saint-Émilion appellation is situated on the right bank of the Dordogne river and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This area has a rich wine history dating as far back as the ancient Romans. Historians believe that this area is the oldest active wine-producing appellation in the Bordeaux region, and was the first region in Bordeaux to export their wine. The 5.5 hectare Saint Emilion Grand Cru vineyard of Chateau du Parc has two terroirs. Their vineyards to the south are mostly sand and gravel based soils. When you travel north, the terroir is more clay and limestone soils, typical of the Saint Emilion..