Saint Emilion Grand Cru – Visit

Short visit to Saint Christophe des Bardes (Saint Emilion grand Cru). Beautiful Terraces vineyard on a Clay/Limestone soil.

Wine Tasting with an old school mate working at the Tour Saint Christophe (left) and the Wine maker (right):Exif_JPEG_PICTURE

Here you can see the different terrace layers:Exif_JPEG_PICTURE

See the impressive Limestone bedrock (roche mere), where the vine roots go get the water digging within the layers.Exif_JPEG_PICTURE

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Quick lunch in Saint Emilion medieval city. Exif_JPEG_PICTURE

Some small vineyards lost in the village. See the impressive Rocks!Exif_JPEG_PICTURE

Nice view from the famous monolothic church of Saint Emilion (built in the rocks after VIII th century!)Exif_JPEG_PICTURE

 

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