2000 Chateau Faugeres St. Emilion Grand Cru
85% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc, 5% Cabernet Sauvignon. - Traditional vine-growing methods and orientation towards integrated control - Hand picking only when the grapes are physiologically ripe - Selection by parcel - Careful sorting of the best grapes - Technological vinification with a new, revolutionary, top-level vat-house - Maturing in a cellar with almost 650 casks - The collaboration of top experts "From an impeccably run estate, the dark ruby/purple-colored 1999 Faugeres reveals abund...
International Wine CellarBright ruby. Superripe aromas of black raspberry, violet, maple syrup and sweet oak. Pliant and sweet in the mouth; dark berry flavors complicated by notes of violet, licorice and mint. Finishes with firm, building tannins that are dusty but not dry. Showing well today.
User Tasting Note
Fellow Drync'rone of 2 bottles received for 10th Phase Five anniversary
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