Chateau Faugeres


Chateau Faugeres Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2006
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91"Shows dried blackberry on the nose, with hints of mineral and fresh herbs. Full-bodied, with a solid core of fruit and silky, chewy tannins. Cool, minerally and fruity, with excellent length. Very well made for the vintage. Best after 2013. 4,750 cases made."

Chateau Faugeres St Emilion 2007
90  Robert Parker 
 Robert Parker 90 "One of the stars of the vintage, the opaque ruby/purple-colored 2007 Faugeres shows lots of graphite, vanillin, blueberry, black currant, licorice, and crushed rock characteristics. Surprisingly dense and full-bodied for a 2007, with sweet tannin and low acidity, it should drink

Chateau Faugeres Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2005
93  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 93"Dark in color, with intense aromas of blackberry, tar and mineral. Almost minty. Full-bodied, with loads of ripe fruit and vanilla bean character. Long and supercaressing. This racy wine has so much going on, yet it's subtle and sexy. Best after 2012. 4,330 cases made. " ~J.L.

Chateau Faugeres Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2003
91  Robert Parker 
 Robert Parker 93-91 "This is a powerful, blockbuster Faugères. The proprietor, Madame Guisez, has hit the bull’s eye! Boasting flamboyant notes of blackberries, chocolate, espresso, sweet cherries and toast, it is an opulent, full-bodied, mouthfilling, powerful, rich yet well-proportioned effort

Chateau Faugeres Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2000
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91Intense aromas of crushed raspberries, minerals and lilacs. Medium- to full-bodied, with firm, yet very silky tannins and a long berry and vanilla aftertaste. Very fine indeed. Best after 2009. 8,330 cases made. (JS)

Chateau Faugeres Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2001
90  Robert Parker 
 Wine Spectator 90 Smart Buy "Yummy nose of blackberries, meat and spices follows through to a full-bodied palate, with fine tannins and a long finish. Silky and racy. Very well done. One point less than the 2000. Best after 2007. 7,500 cases made. (JS)"  Robert Parker 90 "A sleeper of the