Cuvée Fontenille Rouge 2017
Luberon AOC, Southern Rhône
$35.00 / Bottle
Intense and seductive character, aroma of black cherry notes and spices of a beautiful Syrah from Fontenille's sunniest vineyard patches.
70% Grenache, 30% Syrah
great drinking now to 2030+ | 14% alc
standard case 6-pack
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EURO OCEAN temp controlled
METRO 3-10 days*
Why we love this wine
Grapes & TerroirAll of Fontenille’s wines are made using grapes grown on their estate owned vineyards, it’s Lauris vineyards of 35 stunning hectares are tended with the utmost care using certified organic and sustainable practices that ensure the highest quality grapes.
WinemakingYoung winemaker Xavier Balespouey combines history’s lessons of this 1638 estate with modern minimal intervention techniques to create wines of cool, contemporary elegance. Le Domaine de Fontenille's Cuvée Fontenille wines are superb examples of the best of Provence, with our Makersvine exclusive allocation transported from Provence in temperature controlled shipping. Cuvée wines are blended from specially selected barrels or vats, with the Fontenille tier varietal fermentation in concrete vats and stainless steel tanks.
TastingIntense and seductive character, aroma of black cherry notes and spices of a beautiful Syrah from Fontenille's sunniest parcels.
Makers MatchSuperb with relatively powerful dishes, roast lamb with thyme, roast duck, also perfect with desserts, black forest or fondant chocolate with red fruits.
AwardsConcours Vignerons Indépendants v 2014
Domaine de FontenilleLuberon AOC, Southern Rhône
In the heart of Luberon, an exceptional organic vineyard.Winery Profile