Château du Grand Barrail
Denis' first aquisition
Bought in 1967, this property is the historical heart of my Vineyards. Château Du GRAND BARRAIL is located in Plassac on hills overlooking the GIRONDE.
Technical datas :
- Area : 16 hectares
- Winery : Cement and stainless steel vats - Oak barrels
- Capacity : 3820 hls – 150 oak barrels
- Varietals :
Red vines : Merlot (65%) - Cabernet Sauvignon (30%) - Malbec (5%)
White vines : Sémillon (50%) - Sauvignon (50%)
- Vineyard average age : 30 years
- Nature of the soil : Clayey-limestone, gravelly-limestone
Red wines : Deep red colour, the wines are rich and steady with silky tannins.
White wines : Fine and fruity with grapefruits aromas, long in mouth due to semillon.