Les Hauts de Chateau Fontarabie, Blaye, Cotes de Bordeaux, 2017, 75cl. Gold Medal Gilbert & Gaillard.
The Faure family owns vineyards in the Côtes de Bourg, Blaye, Côtes de Bordeaux, Bordeaux and Bordeaux Supérieur areas.
When Alain Faure took over the management of the winery in the 1970s, the estate was made up of 17 hectares. In the 1980s, his daughter, Delphine Faure Maison, followed suit, upholding the family tradition and values: * DISCERNING – HUMANIST – DEVOTION TO VINES * .
Today the winery’s vineyards cover some 100 hectares. As a result, A PASSION for WINE underpins the winery’s philosophy, combined with a desire to coax the best out of this land and produce wines of outstanding quality.
Grape Varieties: 80% Merlot, 10% Cabernet sauvignon, 10% Malbec.
Tasting Notes: Beautiful deep, bright red colour. A seductive and complex nose with pronounced notes of red fruits accompanied with woody notes.