Château Faugères Grand Cru Classé 2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle

Château Faugères Grand Cru Classé 2016

  • Black fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Wine for ageing
  • Color: Red
  • 14.50 %
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Classic

This Saint-Émilion from Silvio Denz (Lafaurie-Peyraguey) combines everything you might expect from a great wine from this appellation: a bright fruitiness, silky tannins, freshness, balance, great length and an excellent ageing potential. More info

This wine has a powerful red fruit bouquet and is at its best after ageing for a few years. Full-bodied, rich and concentrated on the palate, it develops woody, animal aromas with a hint of plums. Good aromatic length ensures a pleasant finish. The wines are aged for 14 months, half in new barrels. The property also produces a second wine, Haut Faugères.

Château Faugères Grand Cru Classé serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Côte de boeuf rôti et brocolis aux noix, Gigot aux flageolets, Lièvre à la royale.

  • Vintage score: 18/20
  • Lot presentation
    Château Faugères Grand Cru Classé

    Cuvée presentation

    This wine has a powerful red fruit bouquet and is at its best after ageing for a few years. Full-bodied, rich and concentrated on the palate, it develops woody, animal aromas with a hint of plums. Good aromatic length ensures a pleasant finish. The wines are aged for 14 months, half in new barrels. The property also produces a second wine, Haut Faugères.

    Information about domain Château Faugères

    Under the supervision of Pierre-Bernard and his wife Corinne Guisez, Château Faugères' wines reached a pinnacle of quality. This property and Peby Faugères were purchased by the business man Silvio Denz, who also owns Lalique. In 2011 a monumental new winery was inaugurated, designed by the architect Mario Botta.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 good appearance
    • Origin: Producer
    • Recoverable VAT: Yes
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: no
    • Alcohol percentage: 14.50 %
    • Country/Region: Bordeaux
    • Appellation/Wine: Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
    • Classification: Grand Cru Classé
    • Producer/Owner: Vignobles Silvio Denz
    • Vintage: 2016
    • Color: Red
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Environment friendly
    • Size (in ha): 37
    • Volume: 65000 bottles
    • Intensity: Classic
    • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 85% Merlot, 10% Cabernet franc, 5% Cabernet Sauvignon
    Château Faugères Grand Cru Classé
    Château Faugères Grand Cru Classé

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