Château Figeac Saint Émilion Premier Grand Cru Classe
74 Ratings
Detail
74 Ratings
Château Figeac Saint Émilion Premier Grand Cru Classe

Wine Details

Varietal

Blend

Style

Red

Wine Description

(From 2000 Vintage) Fresh and lively, with mushroom, earth, leaves and mint – a complex and lovely wine.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 1998 Vintage) Full medium ruby. Rich, new-oaky nose of raspberry, cedar and coffee shows an almost liqueur-like sweetness. Dense, sweet and refined, with superb richness for Figeac. Still quite youthful. Finishes w...

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2006
  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/08
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1998 Vintage)
  • Decanter
    (From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Intense colour, ripe, almost overripe with a hint of leafy blackcurrant, oak evident, more weight than usual at this stage, medium acidity and firm tannic finish. Ready 2010-2015. (tasted en primeur)