Chateau BalacHaut Medoc Cru Bourgeois 2016Product code: 9898
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Chateau Balac Haut Medoc Cru Bourgeois is a sophisticated French wine with deep roots. This Bordeaux blend possesses an enchanting ruby-red hue with a captivating bouquet of ripe red fruits and subtle toasty notes. On the pallet, it offers an elegant balance of rich blackcurrant and cherry flavours complemented by undertones of spice and oak, attributed to its meticulous ageing process. It thrives in the Haut Médoc region's diverse soils, ensuring a full-bodied, complex character. It pairs succulently with robust meats or cheeses. Chateau Balac Haut Medoc Cru Bourgeois, with its distinctive taste, is an epitome of traditional Bordeaux wine-making.
This family-owned estate has produced a dark and dense wine. With plenty of ripe berry fruits and good acidity, it is well proportioned, juicy and firm. Perfumed black currants and a sense of balance are hallmarks of this wine.
About the Winery
Immerse yourself in the exquisite world of Chateau Balac, a winery that resonates with history and tradition. Nestled within the verdant backdrop of southwestern France, this rustic estate boasts illustrious vineyards, where precious grapes are gently nurtured to produce only the most aromatic and flavoursome wines.
Chateau Balac spans an area of thirty-seven hectares, gloriously carpeted with vines of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Cabernet Franc. Committed to sustainable farming, the vineyard thrives impressively under meticulous, eco-conscious care. The bounty of this, is the creation of a sensational palette of rich varietals that reflect the unique personality of the terroir.
Walk into the Chateau's imposing cellar and be mesmerised by the alchemy of winemaking. The winery has integrated traditional methods with innovative techniques to enhance both the authenticity and complexity of taste in their wines. The vista of ageing barrels, the fragrant aroma of fermenting grapes, and the captivating process of creation is nothing short of magical.
Being a well-respected pillar in the Bordeaux wine region, Chateau Balac's offerings successfully incorporate elegance, balance and unmistakable Bordeaux charm. Their wines are renowned for their deep ruby hue, beautifully complex flavours and a silky finish that’s leaves a lasting impression.
The winery is also notably endeared for its guided tours, which feature enlightening instances, like a walk through the lush vineyards, wine tasting sessions, and the opportunity to glimpse the art of wine-making from grape to glass. A dining experience at the Chateau further solidifies its identity as a culinary oasis, as the locally sourced cuisine serves to enhance the wine's inherent charm.
Chateau Balac is truly an enchanting retreat that embodies an idyllic marriage of culture, luxury and pure indulgence Visit this charming winery and you will find yourself lured into a timeless, vinous journey that satisfies the soul. Hope, to see you soon!