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The Story

There are few places where terroir truly affects production but Château Haut-Bailly is definitely one of those. Château Haut-Bailly has a distinctive style that harmoniously combines classicism with modernity, elegance, finesse and softness with structure. The silky smoothness of the tannins echoes the elegant yet complex aromas.


Château Haut-Bailly has great ageing potential and consistently wins praise from experts who agree that it offers complex pleasure and a richness that is neither aggressive nor ostentatious. These are natural qualities which Haut-Bailly is determined to keep.
Each year the team at Château Haut-Bailly works hard at developing the quality of the wines without interfering with nature. Since 1998, thanks to even more stringent selection controls, the wine has gained a greater depth and precision.

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Ruby. Dark fruity, anise, spices, ripe, intense yet tight and firm, minerals, elegant nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, detailed, intense, spices, ripe, nuanced, layered, minerals, incredible aftertaste, just lingers on with dark fruits, tobacco and graphite, stunning effort. 13 % alcohol. 97-99

  • 98p

Dark purple red colour with violet hue and black core. Elegant nose which is unusually open for Haut-Bailly at this moment. Fragrant character with hints of dark berries, ripe plums, hints of fine roasting aroma and discreet mild spices. On the palate well structured with firm tannins, juicy fruit, elegant finish and excellent length. 95

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Léognan, Pessac Leognan

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