$19.00 per bottle
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"Intense with a defined exotic note. Soft, crisp lemon and tropical fruit finish." Decanter Magazine
|Concours de Bordeaux Vins d'Aquitaine||Silver Medal|
|World Wine Awards, Bronze - Intense with a defined exotic note, almost marmalade. Soft and crisp with lemon and tropical fruit to finish.|
|Name||Château de Fontenille|
|Type||Blanc Sec / Dry White|
|Grape Varieties||45% Sauvignon Blanc, 30% Semillon, 25% Muscadelle|
|Average Age of Vines||20 years|
|Soil||Limestone and Clay with gravel|
|Winemaking||skin maceration and controlled temperature (16°-18°C)|
|Ageing||Aged on fine lees|
|Serving Suggestions||Best now|
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