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Château Faizeau Vieilles Vignes Meritage 2009 Wine Review

Château Faizeau Vieilles Vignes Meritage 2009

Château Faizeau Vieilles Vignes Meritage 2009

Ac Montagne St-Émilion, Bordeaux, France

Community Score: 4.6/5

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $27.00

Drink: 2013-2020

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Château Faizeau

Agent: Vintages

Natalie's Score: 92/100

Big, black and hulking and in special need of cellar time then decanting. Smoky, tarry with an underlay of black fruit, this Bordeaux is beautifully structured. Serve at an elegant dinner party, especially one involving your boss and the side agenda of a raise or promotion.

This was reviewed November 26, 2011 by

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Gabriel Israel rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

Great value ($22) for this right-bank Bordeaux. It is yet another example that demonstrate that 2009 was an outstanding vintage and that you can produce terrific wines for an affordable price. It's full body, mostly Merlot based, smooth and round. Drink it now and in the next 3-8 years. Decant for an hour if you drnk it this year.



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