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Chateau Fombrauge 2023

Format : a case of 6 bottles (0.75 L)

€18.50 / bottle (0.75 L)

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Assemblage 2023

90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc

In-Stock En-Primeur (delivery in early 2026)

111,00 

Country

France

Region

Bordeaux

Subregion

Saint-Emilion

Winery

Chateau Fombrauge

Vintage

2023

Color

Red

Bottle size

0.75 L

Format

a case of 6 Bottles (0.75 L)

Chateau Fombrauge 2023 Overview

With a legacy spanning six centuries, Chateau Fombrauge is the epitome of elegance among Saint-Emilion’s Grands Crus Classés. The estate boasts an exceptional terroir, imparting elegance, complexity, and distinction to its wines. The maturation process combines traditional methods with innovative, eco-friendly practices, resulting in wines that are both charming and complex.

UNIQUE VITICULTURAL FEATURES

  • Largest Vineyard: The largest vineyard in the appellation’s Grands Crus Classés.
  • Diverse Terroirs: A variety of terroirs that complement each other, creating complex wines.
  • Advanced Technology: Use of robotics via the Bernard Magrez Group R&D center.
  • Mildew Monitoring: Effective mildew monitoring through spore capture and quantification.
  • Precision Agriculture: Parcel-based input modulation using Greenseeker cartography.
  • Eco-Friendly Practices: Viticultural methods that respect the environment and promote biodiversity.

WINEGROWING SINGULARITIES

  • Intra-Plot Selection: Use of innovative tools like NDVI vineyard mapping for precise intra-plot selection.
  • Grape Selection: High-quality grape selection through manual and optical sorting.
  • Tailored Polyphenol Extraction: Polyphenol extraction adapted to each vat based on terroir origin and daily tastings.
  • Extended Vatting Periods: Long vatting periods of 30 to 35 days for enhanced flavor development.

CLIMATE

  • Winter: Temperatures close to ten-year averages.
  • Spring: Warm and dry conditions.
  • Summer: Normal temperatures with occasional storms.

HARVEST

  • Period: September 14 to October 10, 2023

ADDITIONAL DETAILS Chateau Fombrauge 2023

  • Age of Vines: 24 years
  • Soil Type: Clay-limestone, with molasses from the Agenais and Fronsadais regions

Chateau Fombrauge’s dedication to combining historical winemaking techniques with modern, sustainable practices produces wines that are not only elegant and complex but also a true reflection of their unique terroir.

 

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