Chateau Du Parc is located in the Saint Emilion appellation in Bordeaux near the Dordogne River just an hour's drive east of the city of Bordeaux. These picturesque hills of the world-renowned Saint-Emilion appellation produce some of the best wines in the region. Chateau Du Parc has two terroirs on its 5.5 hectares (13.6 acres). To the south, the vineyards are mostly gravel and sand based while the north consists of clay and limestone soils. The vineyards' terroir creates a natural drainage system; this coupled with the perfect exposure to the sun produce perfect ripening conditions for our grape varieties. Our plantings are made up of 80% Merlot & 20% Cabernet Franc. Our vines average about 27 years before we replant new ones, this ensures we are producing the best wines from our vines.