Wine Chateau Belle-Garde "Fut de Chene", Bordeaux AOC, 2010
Reviews of purchase Chateau Belle-Garde "Fut de Chene", Bordeaux AOC, 2010
The wine is dark red in color.
The wine has a full, balanced taste with beautiful tannins and fruity notes.
The aroma of wine contains bright fruit and berry tones and nuances of oak wood.
Young wine is recommended to serve with grilled red meats and cheeses, wine, after several years of aging successfully combined with game.
A blend of red wine Chateau Belle-Garde "Fut de Chene" consists of three grape varieties grown in the vineyards of Château Belle Garde, located 8 km from Saint-Emilion and 30 km from Bordeaux. Age vines is from 10 to 50 years. Harvesting is performed at the end of July mechanically. Kept wine in oak barrels for 12 months.
Wine Duff family history began in the XVIII century. Originally Duff were coopers - engaged in manufacturing oak barrels. In 1850, Francois Henri Duff bought the first 3 acres of vineyards in Mulone and decided to produce wine. Henry Duff now owns more than 46 hectares of vineyards, of which 43 hectares are reserved for red grape varieties (80% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon) and 3 hectares - a white varieties (50% Sauvignon Blanc and 50% Semillon) . The winery produced two lines of wines: Chateau Belle-Garde and the Chateau les Arromans de Garde.