Ch. Fonroque

Prijs
€27.75
Beschikbaar
Parker
91-93
Le Guide Hachette
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Revue du vin de France
16.50
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Surface area : 17,6 hectares (= 43 acres).

Soil structure : limestone plateau and clayeylimestone slope. - Average age of the vines : more than 35 years.

GRAPE VARIETIES - 85% merlot. - 15% cabernet franc.

VINEYARD Certified as an organic estate since 2006 and biodynamic one since 2008.

AGEING PROCESS From the malo-lactic fermentation, the wines are raised in new oak for 30% and one year old barrels and more for 70%. After 18 months the wines are bottled.

TASTING Clay gives strenght to the wine, limestone brings a stressed mineral character.

details
AppellatieSaint-Emilion Grand Cru Classé
Jaartal
2015
Websitehttp://www.chateaufonroque.com/en/fonroque/15/historical-background.html
SoortRood
Formaat
75 cl
WijntypeDroog
Druiven
Merlot
Cabernet Franc
Geografie
Saint-Emillon