1978 Château Figeac Saint Émilion Premier Grand Cru Classe
73 Ratings
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73 Ratings
1978 Château Figeac Saint Émilion Premier Grand Cru Classe

Wine Description

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

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2007 Vintage) Good medium ruby. Ripe black cherry and licorice aromas. Moderately sweet and rich, with dark fruit and licorice flavors framed by spicy oak. The persistent, firm finish features a note of bitter choc...

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Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 83/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 88 on Aug-93
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/91