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2012

Château Fonbel

Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
0,375
Red
The unusual blend (60% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Petit Verdot, 5% Carménère) coupled with an increasingly rigorous selection process give this ‘little’ Saint Emilion, which comes from the same stable as Ausone, an abundance of personality and finesse. It is very inviting and fresh with pretty roundness and well-structured tannins. It makes lovely drinking when young. The unusual blend (60% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Petit Verdot, 5% Carménère) coupled with an increasingly rigorous selection process give this ‘little’ Saint Emilion, which comes from the same stable as Ausone, an abundance of personality and finesse. It is very inviting and fresh with pretty roundness and well-structured tannins. It makes lovely drinking when young.
Food pairing
  • Red meat Red meat
  • Feathered game Feathered game
  • Hard cheese Hard cheese
More Information
More Information
SKU 2012011-00375
Vintage 2012
Volume 0,375 L
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
Château Château Fonbel
Producer Famille Vauthier
Alcohol 13%
Drink From 2017
Drink Till 2025
Bio No
Food Pairing Red meat, Feathered game, Hard cheese
The story
Appellation

The wines of Saint-Émilion are intrinsically linked with the medieval village from which they take their name.  One of the most beautiful corners of the Bordeaux region, Saint-Émilion dates back to Roman times when the Roman poet and consul Ausonius lived in the region (and later gave his name to the top estate, ...

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