Chateau Du Fort Pontus, Fronsac

France · Bordeaux
This cracking Bordeaux from Fronsac, just outside St Emilion, is smooth, robust and complex with bramble and blackberry flavours.
Available for delivery
Body Medium - Full
Sweetness 1/10
Tannins 3/10
Standing high above the appellation of Fronsac, this Chateau has been part of the wine estates of the Pradel de Lavaux family, whose wine have served many of the best European courts over the past centuries, as they say themselves in Fronsac, "the wine for kings and the king of wines". The agrilo-calcerous soil on the 6 hectare site allows for a balance between acidity and robust fruitiness in the wines and their use in exclusivity of Merlot, contributes to a round and fleshy palate.
More Info
  • Alcohol 14.0%
  • Size 750ml
  • Closure Natural Cork
  • Ageing Vessel French Oak Barrels
  • Months Ageing 18 Months