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Château Balac – Haut Médoc 2012

An intense wine with fruity flavors and soft melted tannins.

WINEMAKER  Lionel Touchais

APPELLATION  Haut-Médoc

REGION  Bordeaux

GRAPE VARIETIES  50% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Franc  20% Cabernet Sauvignon

TERROIR  The soil is made of gravel, clay and sandy limestone.

CULTURE & VINIFICATION  Close to the terroir the Domain uses sustainable growing methods. The grapes are hand-harvested followed by one-month maceration in order to preserve fruit taste. The ageing lasts 12 months in French oak barrels (with 25% of new barrels).

FOOD PAIRING  Perfect with white meat, poultry and firm cheeses.

ALCOHOL CONTENT  13%

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