Type: Red Wine Grape(s): Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec Wine Region: Bordeaux, France
Bordeaux blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Malbec. The soils are calcareous with clay compounds and pebbles. It produces soft, round and well balanced red wines with beautiful fine silky tannins and a solid structure.
The domain is considered as one of the best locations and producers in the Côtes de Blaye on the right bank of the Gironde. Overlooking the Gironde estuary, the hills of Blaye offer a terroir of tremendous richness.
Château de Fontblanche consists of 14 hectares on the rolling slopes in the commune of Cars. The wine is aged in oak for 12 months.
Suggested food and wine pairing: This red Bordeaux wine pairs really well with roast lamb and most red meats.