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Château Baret Héritiers Ballande 2009 Wine Review

Château Baret Héritiers Ballande 2009

Château Baret Héritiers Ballande 2009

Pessac-Léognan, Bordeaux A.C., France

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $36.95

Drink: 2015-2019

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 14%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Château Baret

Agent: Churchill Cellars Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 90/100

Redolent of classic Bordeaux aromas: cassis, blackberry and smoke. This wine is layered, elegant and offers a long finish. This is a traditional blend of mostly Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grapes. Pair with prime rib.

Food pairings: steak, venison, boar.

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This Château Baret Héritiers Ballande 2009 was reviewed on September 5, 2015 by Natalie MacLean

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Heather Wall - CS; WSET Advanced rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Classic Bordeaux blend of mostly Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon with a splash of Cabernet Franc. Cassis, blackcurrant leaf, anise, leather, tobacco, sweet spices. Showing some signs of aging gracefully. Good tannic structure and balanced medium acidity. Suitable for further aging. Enjoy with finer cuts of red meat, steak, game.
Tasted: August 2015
Polished tannins on this Bordeaux red wine blend of 53% Merlot, 41% Cabernet Sauvignon and 6% Cabernet Franc grapes. This winery has belonged to the Ballande family for more than 150 years. The Pessac-Léognan wine region within Bordeaux is known for producing some of the best wines in France. - Community Wine Reviews

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