Château Faugères
Château Faugères Saint-Emilion Grand Cru Bordeaux

2016 Château Faugères

2016 Château Faugères
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Wine Advocate Parker: 92-94/100

The 2016 Faugeres is a blend of 85% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon matured in 60% new oak. It has a ripe black cherry and cassis scented bouquet, just a touch of volatility although that should disappear by the time it is in bottle. The palate is medium-bodied with a gentle grip on the entry. This has good backbone and fresh acidity, nicely focused with a taut, quite linear finish that feels more restrained and classic in style than previous vintages. Superb.

Drink Date
2023 - 2045

Reviewed by Neal Martin
Issue Date: 28th Apr 2017
Source: 230, The Wine Advocate