Château Fonplégade 2008, Ac St émilion, Grand Cru Classé

Bordeaux Right Bank Bordeaux-Right Bank
Bordeaux, France

$47.95 (268730)

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May 12, 2012

Critic Reviews (3)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

In 2004, Château Fonplégade was taken over by American owner Stephen Adams, who has invested heavily in the estate....

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

From a restored and modernized estate on the slope below town, this pours dark black ruby. It’s a very extracted,...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A spicy, intense and still youthful St. Emilion with remarkable power. Dark plum, ash and even some uncharacteristic...

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Community Reviews (1)

Robert Kischuk
Robert Kischuk

This is very very good...what every premium Merlot should aspire to.
I wish I waited for a few years to let the tannins mellow, but I couldn't resist trying after reading the praise.
Now I have to scoop a few of the 125 left at the LCBO and ignore them for a while.

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