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Château Fonplegade Grand Cru Classé (no reserve) 1998

  • Black fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Wine for ageing
  • Color:Red
  • Organic
  • 12.50% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Classic

A Saint-Emilion grand cru which, thanks to the drive of the vineyard owners, has seen a considerable improvement in quality over the past few years! Trust us, you don't need to think twice about trying this one. More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 very slightly marked label, 1 slightly torn label
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
  • Classification: Grand Cru Classé
  • Producer/Owner: Denise et Stephen Adams
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Château Fonplegade Grand Cru Classé serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Civet de marcassin, Poulet à la bretonne, Côte de boeuf Grillée.

Peak: To drink

  • Vintage score: 17/20
  • Lot presentation
    Château Fonplegade Grand Cru Classé

    Cuvée presentation

    This wine is very typical of the appellation, with an intense colour, and powerful, delicious tannins. It reveals notes of small red berries, spices and humus. This is a wine that improves by being kept for a few years.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 very slightly marked label, 1 slightly torn label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case / Original Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 12.50 %
    • Country/Region: Bordeaux
    • Appellation/Wine: Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
    • Classification: Grand Cru Classé
    • Producer/Owner: Denise et Stephen Adams
    • Vintage: 1998
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: To drink
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Organic 
    • Size (in ha): 18
    • Volume: 80000 bottles
    • Intensity: Classic
    • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 60% Merlot, 35% Cabernet franc
    Château Fonplegade Grand Cru Classé
    Château Fonplegade Grand Cru Classé

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    iDealwine price estimate
    Château Fonplegade Grand Cru Classé (no reserve) 1998

    iDealwine Price(1) corresponds to the hammer price and the buyer's premium charged by the auctioneer. (1)Bottle format