Château Cap De Faugères

Château Cap de Faugères

Côtes de Castillon Merlot Blend 2011

2011 vintage. Estate with 46 hectares of vineyards owned by Silvio Denz (also Faugères, Péby-Faugères and Roycheron in Saint-Emilion , and Lafayrie-Peyraguey in Sauternes). Sometimes criticised for the modern style, the truth is in the glass. And this Cap de Faugères from a difficult vintage absolutely delivers for the price (9,90 euro). Deep red colour with only a slight evolution at the rim. The nose is a bit jammy, but the mouth is much better with the ripe fruit balanced by the acidity and well-tamed tannin. It may be not the most subtle wine, but it's a very attractive right bank Bordeaux at its peak and a strong effort for the vintage. — a month ago

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Borealis Cap Classique Chardonnay Pinot Noir Blend

The av absolute greatest wine for its price. Taste very close to champagne. — 13 days ago

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Jadis Faugères Carignane Blend 2011

Vin
9.1

Delicious wine. Dry, flavorful and well balanced. Millerium 10. — a month ago

Domaine Ollier Taillefer

Grande Réserve Faugères 2014

2014. Delicious blend of 34% Carignan, 33% Grenache, 33% Syrah. Old vines, certified organic. Peppery, herbal, dark blue fruits. — 19 days ago

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Red Cap Willamette Valley Pinot Noir 2017

JFP
9.0

Reasonable for a Pinot Noir. Fit well with a plate of sole. Interested in trying again. — 13 days ago

Domaine Léon Barral

Faugères Carignan Blend 2005

Tis the season for soul warming Languedoc reds. This was the basic faugeres, carignane/Grenache/cinsault blend. Soft and mellow, black cherry fruit has maybe dried out a little, slightly brown even, but still there, plus olives, herbs, some subtle brett. Is it more fun than a Barral of monkeys? Not quite but a nice drink — a month ago

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Clos Fantine

Faugères Carignan Blend 2017

When we raised 4M in funding — 23 days ago

Miss Molly

Cap Classique Brut Sparkling Blend 2009

Had the Petit Rosé, excellent fruit notes while still being dry. — 18 days ago

Fleur du Cap

Bergkelder Selection Noble Late Harvest Chenin Blanc 1990

A surprisingly good late harvest Chenin Blanc from South Africa. Impressive. Apricot, toffee, honey. Beautiful balance. Not unctuous. Rich texture and depth set off by just the right acidity. Nice stuff. — 21 days ago

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