2016 Château de Fonbel, Grand Cru St-Emilion

Critic score
90.5/100
Pricing
Bottle
En primeur
In stock
£18.80
Case, 6 Bottles
En primeur
In stock
£112.80

WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    Saint-Emilion, Right Bank, Bordeaux, France
  • Maturity
    Young 2022 - 2035
  • Colour
    Red
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
2016 Château de Fonbel, Grand Cru St-Emilion

TASTING NOTES

Rich and crimson-tasting with just a hint of pencil shavings. Very sweet. Just a bit too sweet. Drying end.

Jancis Robinson, jancisrobinson.com (August 2017)
16/20

A balanced and fruity wine with an almost Burgundian mouthfeel and balance. Medium body and a juicy finish.

James Suckling, jamessuckling.com (April 2017)
90—91/100