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  • Decanting time

    3h
  • When to drink

    from 2018
  • Food Pairing

    Skirt Steak with Pomegranate Sauce

The Story

Thanks to a continuous and methodical renovation, Château Fourcas Dupré has kept the charm of a Medoc wine estate and has put together a formidable way of producing wines. The winery and outbuildings are in architectural and technical harmony. The modern wine vats are doted with an efficient thermo-regulation system.  The control of the fermentation temperatures is very precise and helps preserve the fruit and freshness of our wines whilst assuring that we extract the good tannins at the right moment during the alcoholic fermentation.

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Dark purple red with violet hue, almost black centre. Elegant spicyness in the nose, hints of gingerbred spices and vanilla. Discreet toasted flavours. Juicy fruit reminiscent of elderberries and blackberries. On the palate well structured with firm tannins, medium weight and good length, lingering fruit in the finish.
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Origin

Listrac, Bordeaux

Vintage Quality

Above Average

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 Markus Del Monego MW / Best Sommelier in the World 1998, MW (Germany)  tasted  Château Fourcas-Dupré 2014  ( Château Fourcas-Dupré )

"Dark purple red with violet hue, almost black centre. Elegant spicyness in the nose, hints of gingerbred spices and vanilla. Discreet toasted flavours. Juicy fruit reminiscent of elderberries and blackberries. On the palate well structured with firm tannins, medium weight and good length, lingering fruit in the finish."

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