Château Pontet-Fumet 2007

Château Pontet Fumet

Château Pontet-Fumet 2007

A wine in full stride; a rare occasion!

Retro Reds

The perfect match Duck breast with honey

  • Powerful
  • Complex
  • Spicy
  • Fruity
  • Wood
  • Tannic

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An expert's opinion

Are we really talking about a wine entering it's 11th year? Absolutely! 2007 wasn't a perfect vintage for every producer, but that means a lot of pleasant surprises if you know where to look. This is very much the case for Château Pontet-Fumet, a St. Emilion Grand Cru of real distinction and class. Now almost fully mature and incredibly complex, I'm delighted to be able to able to share a wine that's reaching its peak. Jump at the chance; they don't come around often!

Jean-Michel Deluc. Head Sommelier of Petit Ballon.
The estate

Château Pontet Fumet

The vineyards are located in the heart of the right-bank of Bordeaux, just south of St.Emilion in Grand Cru territory. Led by the experienced and highly regarded Philip Bardet, who insists on a rigorous selection process at every harvest, it comes as no surprise to see these wines so elegant and refined, even at full maturity!

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Service 18°

Decanting No
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    Meat Duck confit, roast beef with shallots, roast pork

  • ic-cheese

    Cheese Livarot, Maroilles, Salers, Saint-Nectaire.

  • ic-fish

    Fish No fish recommendations for this wine

  • ic-vegetable

    Vegetables No vegetables recommendations for this wine

  • Desserts No dessert recommendations for this wine

  • Eye The wine has a lovely garnet colour, with an orange tint towards the rim of the glass. Still bright and inviting despite its age!

  • Nose Complex and interesting on the nose, with mature aromas of dried red fruits, tobacco, dark chocolate, sweet spice and leather

  • Mouth On the palate the feel is soft and silky, with wonderfully integrated tannins and the same savoury, rich flavours as the nose.

  • Origin : Bordeaux

  • Appellation : AOP Saint-Emilion Grand Cru

  • Grapes : Merlot, cabernet franc, cabernet sauvignon.

  • Culture :

  • Capacity : 750 mL

  • Alcohol : 13%

  • Sulfite : Yes

  • Price per liter : £26.53
    (Subscribers: £26.53)

Peak 2018
Keeping potential 2020
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