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1999 Château Fontenil (750ml)
Producer: Château Fontenil expression-de-fronsac.com/gb/chateau-fontenil.htm
Appellation: Fronsac - Libournais - France (AOC)
Type: red
Varietal: Merlot - Cabernet Sauvignon
Maturity: Drink
Rating: Good/Very Good
Est. Price: US$50.00
Alcohol %: 13
Tasting Notes:
rated: August 20, 2007 , Robert Parker erobertparker.com
88 points "Fonteni'sl 1999 is once again one of the stars of the appellation. It reveals a deep ruby/purple color along with a sweet perfume of raspberries, black currants, licorice, and subtle smoke. The wine is medium-bodied, with attractive ripe fruit in the attack, mid-palate, and finish, and melted tannin. It will drink well for a decade." Best 2002-2012