Our wines


CUVEE "Old Vines" BERGERAC ROUGE 2018

Château Les Fontenelles


Soil :  Clay & limestone

 

Grapes 60 % Merlot - 40 % Cabernet  Sauvignon

 

Vinification :

This wine is produced on the oldest vine blocks of the property, carefully selected for their noble grape varieties, the quality of their soil and their controlled yield. After barrel aging for 10 months, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon are perfectly married and can fully express the richness of their terroir.

  

"Elegance of Merlot,  character of Cabernet Sauvignon"

 

Tasting note

Merlot offers roundness and smoothness, the Cabernet Sauvignon gives richness and breadth.

A spicy, fleshy wine supported by a fine tannic structure, a subtle hint of vanilla and cooked red fruit flavours

 

Pairing suggestions : serve at 16 ° C, this wine can be matured for 6 years and enjoyed with characterful dishes of game, red meat or cheese


We like to associate our wines with these dishes

Fontanelles blanc avec sushi & plats épicés
Fontenelles blanc avec viandes blanches
Fontenelles blanc avec fromages