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CHATEAU FONPLEGADE 2006 750ml

CHATEAU FONPLEGADE 2006 750ml

The Best Signature of St Emilion

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Vintage of an exceptional minerality that is a signature of the best terroirs of Saint-Emilion.

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Wine Specs

Vintage 2006
Varietal 91% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Cabernet Franc
Appellation AOC ST EMILION GRAND CRU CLASSE
Vineyard Designation CHATEAU FONPLEGADE
Harvest Date September 26th-October 3rd, 2006
Sugar >3 g/l
Acid 3.30 g/liter
pH 3.65
Aging 18 to 24 months in 100% New French Oak Barrels
Fermentation 34 Days
Bottling Date 2008
Alcohol % 14
Robert Parker 91

Wine Profile

Tasting Notes Beautiful dark color and incredible aromatic complexity. Blackcurrant and blackberry aromas, silky tannins, vibrant freshness and exceptional minerality.
Ratings 16,5/20 (Bettane & Desseauve; 16/20 (RVF); 15,5/20 (Vinum)
Awards **** DECANTER; ** Coup de Coeur (Guide Hachette)
Food Pairing Notes Boned roasted pigeon stuffed with chestnuts, morel sauce