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Château Fombrauge Red Bordeaux Blend St. Émilion Grand Cru 2008

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

Barrel sample. Spicy, initially this wine seems to have too much wood. But in the end, the dense fruit tannins come through to dominate, giving a bright final character. R.V. Wine Enthusiast. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Fombrauge 750ml

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External Reviews for Château Fombrauge Red Bordeaux Blend St. Émilion Grand Cru

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/01/2011

Barrel sample. Spicy, initially this wine seems to have too much wood. But in the end, the dense fruit tannins come through to dominate, giving a bright final character. R.V. Wine Enthusiast. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Fombrauge 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
05/19/2011

Composed of 77% Merlot, 14% Cabernet Franc and the rest Cabernet Sauvignon, the soft, silky, up-front, plush 2008 exhibits a dark plum/garnet hue along with seductive aromas of red and black fruits, damp earth, charcoal and roasted herbs. Consume it ... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Fombrauge 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
09/22/2010

The largest vineyard in St.-Emilion had surprisingly good yields of 38 hectoliters per hectare (low by the standards of recent top vintages). The final blend was 77% Merlot, 14% Cabernet Franc, and 9% Cabernet Sauvignon, the wine was aged in 55% new ... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Fombrauge 750ml



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