Château-de-Fieuzal L'Abeille De Fieuzal 2012
SKU ABEILLE DE FIEUZAL 12
The vineyards of Chateau de Fieuzal are planted on the sand and gravel soils that make Pessac-Léognan so special.
The fruit is harvested by hand and sorted in individual plots. To produce the red wine of Château de Fieuzal, vinification takes place in a combination of 9 stainless steel tanks and 54 new wood fermentation vats in a variety of sizes so as best to accommodate the unique needs of each plot harvested.
This property was purchased in 2001 by Lochlan and Brenda Quinn, who took to the With the renovations complete in 2012, head winemaker Stèphen Carrier, who the Quinns brought aboard only a few years earlier and trained at some of Napa's most enowned wineries, takes a bold, modern approach to his wines.
|Region||France, Bordeaux, Pessac-Leognan|
Wine SpectatorThis has a decidedly herbal edge, with thyme, chive and tarragon notes holding sway over a core of lemon zest and white peach, lending drive to the fresh finish. Drink now.