St Emilion - 1er Grand Cru Classé B
chateau clos fourtet 1998 Zoom

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90-94 / 100

Very good


St Emilion - 1er Grand Cru Classé B
Stock : 2 bottles
155,00 € tax incl. 129,17 € tax excl.
Avis d'expert
94 / 100
Jean-Marc Quarin
Jean-Marc Quarin
(07-2009) Dark red color. Black. Still young. Fine and creamy nose. A careful entry into the mouth and the wine develops aromatic with a subtle touch, a fine taste and a suave note. Melting, it ends long, with a touch of liquorice and great freshness. Mineral note in the persistence.
92 / 100
Cellar Tracker
Cellar Tracker


3 / 5
Michael Broadbent
Michael Broadbent

Information on the vintage 1998 red Bordeaux : 3/5 Variable but as always in less than perfect weather conditions, so much depended on the forsight and skill of individual chateaux proprietors and/or winemakers.

Vintage 1998
Rating 90-94
Classification St Emilion - 1er Grand Cru Classé B
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Saint Emilion
Colour Red
Volume 0.75 l
Price From 100 € to 200 €
New yes
Château Clos Fourtet
Country France
Château informations
Clos Fourtet

Clos Fourtet is a premier grand cru classé B from Saint-Emilion.

Located at the gates of the medieval town, Clos Fourtet owes its name to “Camp Fourtet”, a fortified place which served to protect Saint-Emilion in the Middle Ages. Today, Clos Fourtet has nearly 18.7 hectares of vines. Its terroir is naturally drained with clay-limestone soil. The vines are 25 years old on average. The harvest takes place in the great winemaking traditions with hand-harvesting, while respecting the environment with the use of organic fertilizers. The grape variety is made up of 85% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Cabernet Franc.

The director of Clos Fourtet is Philippe Cuvelier. Striving to preserve the identity of this terroir, Philippe Cuvelier has invested a lot to improve in quality.

Find on this page all our Clos Fourtet premier grand cru classé B from Saint-Emilion.

155,00 € tax incl.

129,17 € VAT Excl


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