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Saint Emilion

The town of Saint Emilion is located in Bordeaux in the Southwest of France. It is located on the 'right bank' or north side of the Dordogne River. The area around this town is known for excellent wines made primarily from the Merlot grape variety. The area receives frost earlier than the Medoc region (which is protected by the Gironde estuary) and grows Merlot as its primary grape since Merlot ripens earlier than Cabernet Sauvingon

Click here for information about the history of Saint Emilion.

Click here for information about the soil and structure of Saint Emilion

Premier grands crus classes A / First Great Growths category A
Chateau Ausone
Chateau Cheval Blanc

Premier grands crus classes B / First Great Growths category B

Chateau Angelus

Chateau Beausejour-Becot

Chateau Beausejour-Duffau-Lagarrosse

Chateau Belair

Chateau Canon

Clos Fourtet

Chateau Figeac

Chateau La Gaffeliere

Chateau Magdelaine

Chateau Pavie

Chateau Trottevieille


Grands crus classes

Great Growths

Chateau Balestard la Tonnelle

Chateau Bellevue

Chateau Bergat

Chateau Berliquet

Chateau Cadet-Bon

Chateau Cadet-Piolat

Chateau Canon-la-Gaffeliere

Chateau Cap de Mourlin

Chateau Chauvin

Clos des Jacobins

Clos de l'Oratoire

Clos Saint-Martin

Chateau Corbin

Chateau Corbin-Michotte

Chateau Couvent de Jacobins

Chateau Cure Bon La Madeleine

Chateau Dassault

Chateau Faurie de Souchard

Chateau Fonplegade

Chateau Fonroque

Chateau Franc-Mayne

Chateau Grand Mayne

Chateau Grand Pontet

Chateau Grandes Murailles

Chateau Guadet Saint-Julien

Chateau Haut Corbin

Chateau Haut Sarpe

Chateau La Clotte

Chateau La Clusiere

Chateau Couspaude

Chateau La Dominique

Chateau La Marzelle

Chateau Laniote

Chateau Larcis-Ducasse

Chateau Larmande

Chateau Laroque

Chateau Laroze

Chateau l'Arrosee

Chateau La Serre

Chateau La Tour du Pin-Figeac (Giraud-Belivier)

Chateau La Tour du Pin-Figeac (Moueix)

Chateau La Tour Figeac

Chateau Le Prieure

Chateau Matras

Chateau Moulin du Cadet

Chateau Pavie-Decesse

Chateau Pavie-Macquin

Chateau Petit-Faurie-de-Soutard

Chateau Ripeau

Chateau Saint-Georges Côte Pavie

Chateau Soutard

Chateau Tertre Daugay

Chateau Troplong-Mondot

Chateau Villemaurine

Chateau Yon-Figeac

 

Other Excellent Saint Emilion:

Chateau Simard