45-year-old vines planted in 14 hectares on sandy-clay soils.
Sorted and destemmed in vineyard
Separate plots are vinified in temperature-controlled stainless steel vats
Aged in vats for 12-14 months
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13.5%
Château Vieux Barrail is a family-owned, 14-hectare property near the village of Saint Sulpice de Falyerens, close to the Dordogne River. The current owner, Michel Fort, took over the property in 1989, but history of winemaking here dates back generations.