$21.00 per bottle
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"Perfumed wine, full of up-front red berry fruits, soft tannins and juicy, smoky acidity. It lacks depth, but is rich from the vintage, with an attractive, smooth aftertaste."
|Selections mondiales des Vins Canada 2012||Gold Medal|
|Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2012||Silver Medal|
|Located right in the Heart of l'Entre-Deux-Mers, the chateau offers a cuvee cabernet which are more than playing a second role. The result is fresh fruity wine with vanilla highlights, including tannins supporting a full flesh with spicy flavors.|
|Perfumed wine, full of up-front red berry fruits, soft tannins and juicy, smoky acidity. It lacks depth, but is rich from the vintage, with an attractive, smooth aftertaste.|
|Name||Château de Fontenille|
|Grape Varieties||Merlot 65%, Cabernet Franc 25%, Cabernet Sauvignon 10%|
|Average Age of Vines||20 Years|
|Soil||limestone and clay with gravel|
|Winemaking||Fruit and structure are aimed for in the wine-making. 72 hours skin maceration under cold temperature.|
|Ageing||Blending after 12-18 months of ageing of 50% in oak barrel and 50% in vat.|
|Serving Suggestions||Best now to 2016|
A vineyard that traces its history back to 1290.
‘A particularity of the microclimate of De Fontenille is the constant wind, which certainly reduces the threat of disease and need to spray. The grapes are given some skin contact, fermented at cool temperatures, and aged three months sur lie. 'Stephen Brook.
Liquor Act: It is an offence to sell or supply to or obtain liquor on behalf of a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor license No. LIQP 770010066