With an altitude difference of more than 100 metres, 3 main types of soil make Castillon an exceptional land. Gravelly near the river Dordogne, the clayey soils at the foot of the hillsides become clayey-limestone then limestone on the plateaux.
230 families of passionate, committed, forward-looking winegrowers and as many personalities to discover. Intimate properties averaging 10 hectares in size offering a privileged contact with the winegrower.
A rich appellation that inspires new vocations:
The appellation, which has a large number of winegrowers committed to an environmental approach, 25% of whom are involved in bio/biodynamics, has always been a forerunner in the protection of nature (1st Bordeaux appellation to set up a wine effluent treatment plant in 2002).
The winegrowers of Castillon Côtes de Bordeaux have always preserved biodiversity by respecting the natural balance between wooded areas and plots of vines.
Find the wines of the appellation at the Maison du Vin located in Castillon-la-Bataille.