Château Grand Barail
JM Cazes selection - Montagne Saint-Émilion
Red,Montagne Saint-Émilion
80% Merlot 20 % Cabernet Sauvignon
François and Maria-Dolorès LINARD acquired the vines and the cellar in 2001. The total vineyard area covers 45,50 hectares, including 30 hectares of Lussac Saint-Emilion, 7,50 hectares of Montagne Saint-Emilion and 8 hectares of Bordeaux Supérieur. François LINARD belongs to the great family of the wine growers «Vignerons Indépendants», and is continuing to develop the estate, focusing on two main objectives: quality, respect for the soil and traditions. Since 2001 and with the help of a small versatile and operational team, 40% of vines have been replanted, the cellar has been modernized, and the wines have been redefined.
Surface: 7,5 hectares Siliceous-clay soil with mangesien sub-soil.
High Environmental Value Certification Mechanical harvesting with rigourous manual grape sorting Traditional vinification in thermoregulated cement and stainless steel vats Ageing: 12 months
Tasting notes
Color : garnet with some silver tints. Nose: explosion of fruits like blackcurrant, blackberry, plum and black cherry. Palate: full bodied and very silky. A very tasty wine. Finish: round and delicate.
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Grape varieties
80% Merlot 20 % Cabernet Sauvignon
Terrisson Wines
195 rue Guy Arnaud
30900 Nîmes - FRANCE
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