Original
3 Ratings
Chateau Faugeres St. Emilion Grand Cru

Wine Details

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Region

BordeauxFrance

Winemaker's Notes

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...

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