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CHATEAU FONPLEGADE 2008 750ml

CHATEAU FONPLEGADE 2008 750ml

A sheer Pleasure

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Hardly equalled fruit and freshness.

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Chateau Fonplégade Technical Sheet – 2008 DOWNLOAD
 

Wine Specs

Vintage 2008
Varietal 91% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Cabernet Franc
Appellation AOC ST EMILION GRAND CRU CLASSE
Vineyard Designation CHATEAU FONPLEGADE
Harvest Date October 6th-20th, 2008
Sugar >3 g/l
Acid 3.30 g/liter
pH 3.65
Aging 18 to 24 months in 100% New French Oak Barrels
Fermentation 38 Days
Bottling Date 2010
Alcohol % 15
Wine Spectator 90
Robert Parker 93

Wine Profile

Tasting Notes Deep purple color with solid concentration, fresh berries and delicate graphite. An intense, full-bodied and well define wine with a long finish, sweet notes of red and black fruits.
Ratings 17/20 (Bettane & Desseauve); 16/20 (RVF);17/20 (Jancis Robinson); 15,5/20 (Gault & Millau)
Awards DECANTER COMMENDED
Food Pairing Notes Red meats, poultry marinated with chanterelle, game birds in sauce, aged cheese.