Château Cap de Faugères 2013 fine wine from Bordeaux
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Château Cap de Faugères 2013

SKU:1511/13 Bordeaux - Castillon Cotes de Bordeaux - Red - 13.5° - More Info
  • Parker/WA : 87-88

2013 Castillon Cotes de Bordeaux

Chateau Cap de Faugeres vineyard stretches over 46 hectares in Saint-Colombe, and lies on limestone-clay slopes. The 2013 Chateau Cap de Faugeres blend reflects the terroir: Merlot (larger proportion), Cabernet Franc, and Cabernet Sauvignon.

The vintage from the Castillon Cotes de Bordeaux appellation displays a lovely plum-ruby hue. The nose exudes blackberry, black cherry, liquorice with hints of wood. The pleasantly mellow attack leads to depth and lovely texture on the mid-palate. The 2013 Chateau Cap de Faugeres is fruity, with relatively soft tannins.



Wine Advocate-Parker :
Consistently a well-made wine from one of the larger properties in the Castillon (more than 100 acres), this blend of 85% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon came from tiny yields of 21 hectoliters per hectare. The wine exhibits a dark ruby/plum/purple color, with sweet mulberry and black cherry fruit, licorice, camphor, and background oak and earth. The wine shows good sweetness on the attack and mid-palate, has modest depth and texture and a good, round finish. Drink it over the next 5-7 years. This is also a good value.

Alcohol 13.5°
Grape varieties Merlot/Cabernet Franc/Cabernet Sauvignon
Parker/WA 87-88
J. Suckling 87-88
Allergens Contains sulphites
Producer/Bottled by VIGNOBLES SILVIO DENZ 33330 SAINT ETIENNE DE LISSE FRANCE
Appellation Castillon Cotes de Bordeaux
Color Red
Availability In stock
Kosher No
Organic No
Country France
Producer Château Cap de Faugères
Wine certification AOC
Area Bordeaux
Vineyard Libournais
€100.00
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