Château Pontet Fumet 2006 – Magnum

49.60€

Qté:

Silver Medal at the 2009 Brussels World Competition
Silver Medal at the 2009 Paris Independent Winegrowers’ Competition

“After an initial, often austere youth in the Bordeaux region, this vintage has begun to open up in more classical terms. Pontet-Fumet is fresh on the palate; the still noticeable tannins are softening, but clearly announce a definite ageing potential.”
Alain Chameyrat

Additional Information

Packaging

Magnum – Wooden Case

Vineyard Origins

15th century, acquired in 2008 by Philippe Bardet

Surface Area

17 ha

Soils types

Sand, clay and gravel

Average age of the vines

34 years

Grape varieties
Planting density

6,000 vines per hectare

Tillage

Natural permanent grass cover crop

Yield
Cultivation

Integrated farming and sustainable production, certified High Environmental Value and Iso 14001

Selection

Unique grape screening technology

Pre-fermentation soak

Gentle at low temperature

Winemaking

The fruit is soaked gently in new-generation tanks in which the marc is immersed thereby enabling the extraction of silky tannins from the skins.

Aged in barrels

50% new barrels & 50% one-year-old barrels

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