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Chateau Fontenil 2009 Fronsac

Magnificent and luminous garnet ruby colour. The nose develops upon aeration with significant aromas of beautifully mature grapes: liqueur of blackcurrant with brioche notes. Powerful, rich and dense on the palate: the wine is fulsome, juicy and inviting with attractive ripe fruit, racy tannins, spiced and velvety, notes of tobacco and dried fig. Lovely finish, long and aromatic. Elegant and persistent with excellent potential to mature with time! A grandiose wine – proud to be THE vintage of Arthur and Théo, the twins

 Producer Chateau Fontenil
 Region Fronsac
 Country France
 Varietals MerlotCabernet Sauvignon
 Alcohol 14.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2009

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About the Producer

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Chateau Fontenil

Bordeaux, Gironde, France Bordeaux, Gironde, France

Since 1986, Dany and Michel Rolland achieved to make Fontenil a real reference in terms of "cru". It's during 25 years, and it's for them the opportunity to bend over these 25 vintages which follow each other but not necessarily alike. A real radioscopy of a quarter of century of Life...

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