The wine house
The Maison du Vin of Saint-Emilion is the place to get an overview of the appellations
Saint-Emilion, Saint-Emilion Grand Cru, Lussac Saint-Emilion and Puisseguin Saint-Emilion: throughout the year, the Maison du Vin of Saint-Emilion helps discover the wines, offers them at producer’s price and teaches how to taste them.
An interactive experience with the Saint-Emilion wines
Open all year round, the Maison du Vin of Saint-Emilion invites you to understand the history of the vine and mankind. A thirty-six-images photo exhibition and a video space immerse you in the process of refinement of the Saint-Emilion wines. This journey takes you from the vineyard to the winery in a fun and educational way. Violet? Cassis? Truffle? An interactive device tests your sensitivity to aromas of the Saint-Emilion wines. And as wine is a story of meeting and sharing, the Maison du Vin also regularly organizes tastings in the presence of the Saint-Emilion winemakers.
The Saint-Emilion wine shop
In this real showcase of the Saint-Emilion wines, the bottles are sold at producers' price. This is also the case for the two hundred and fifty crus offered in several vintages. You are recommended nearly four hundred and fifty references by a team that will guide you to the bottles according to your taste. The Maison du Vin shop also has a selection of reference books on Saint-Emilion and objects related to the world of wines.
École du Vin
The École du Vin is an integral part of the Maison du Vin of Saint-Emilion and is the perfect place to take a step towards the first tasting. Passionate winemakers host sessions that are available in several individual and collective modules, spread over an hour or a whole day. Depending on your level, you can discover the wines or expand your knowledge of the terroirs, tastes, aromas and flavors that are form the identity of Saint-Emilion. Tasting sessions are offered throughout the year for groups of minimum 6 people and from early May to late October for individuals.