Château Fontenil Fronsac 2019
Château Fontenil is the home estate of renowned winemaking consultant Michel Rolland. It is crafted form 100% Merlot and aged 15 to 18 months in french oak barrels (60% new). The 2019 Château Fontenil is a beautiful wine that you will be happy to have in your cellar. It offers a saturated hue as well as terrific aromas and flavors of cassis, damp earth, violets, and cedary spice. Fontenil hits your palate running with vivacious notes of baked black plums, stewed black cherries and black raspberry preserves, followed by hints of molten licorice, ground cloves and sandalwood. It’s already hard to resist yet has another 10-15 years of prime drinking ahead of it.