The History of St Emilion

The first vineyards in Saint-Emilion… The Roman Conquest of Aquitaine began in the year 56 BC. The Romans first focused on the towns and villages, before turning their attention to clearing the forest of Cumbis, the local name for what is now Saint-Emilion. The first wine-producing grape vines were then planted in these freshly-conquered … Continue reading The History of St Emilion