Wine Chateau Belle-Garde, Bordeaux AOC, 2010
The wine is dark red in color.
The wine has a rich, rounded taste with a smooth texture, nice tannins and a long finish.
The aroma of the wine shows dark fruit warm colors and soft shades of spices.
Wine is served to the duck, steak with French fries, soft cheeses.
A blend of red wine Chateau Belle-Garde consists of 3 varieties of grapes 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. Wine kept in steel tanks for 12-18 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.