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Château Fourcas Dupre

Ambient Healty Food

Listrac-Médoc, Bordeaux, France
₱ 1190

Château Fourcas Dupré

750 ml

Cru Bourgeois Supérieur

Robust and balanced, produced from a balanced blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, supplemented with a little Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. The cellar master quests for a perfectly ripe harvest and with temperature-controlled cellar, the product of fermentation shows the character of the four grape varieties that compose the wine of Château Fourcas Dupré. The great wine offers years of quality, a sure value of the Listrac-Médoc designation.

The vineyards of Fourcas were acquired in 1843 by the lawyer Jean Baptiste Antoine Dupré, a member of the Bordeaux Appeal Court giving birth to Château Fourcas Dupré in 1844.

Member of the "Académie du vin de Bordeaux" and of the prestigious "Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux"

Appellation:  Listrac-Médoc

Tasting notes

Its color is intense ruby ​​to purple deep, this red is ripe, bold, and tannic yet full of blackberry fruits, floral aroma, lilac, and cherry hints with acidity for a longish finish.

Alcohol content: 13%

*Fair warning: Alcohol is dangerous to the health. Drink responsibly.


Pairing

Perfect pairing with cold cuts, mushrooms, gratins, ham, green veggies, dried ones, white and red meats, dry and soft-paste cheeses.

Serving temperature: between 14-16°C

Grape Variety

49% Cabernet Sauvignon, 49% Merlot, 2% Petit Verdot

Aging: 12 months in barrels (1/3 new each year)

Alcohol content: 13%

*Fair warning: Alcohol is dangerous to the health. Drink responsibly.

Chateau Fourcas Dupre Fact Sheet

Region: Bordeaux

Country: France

Store in a cool dark place.

Aging potential: 5-25 years

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Product reviews for Château Fourcas Dupre

Sugar
7/24/2020 7:10 PM
well-balanced, great to pair with meats
Balanced tannins, medium to full body with notes of dark and red fruits with a hint of vanilla and woodish and cherry on the nose. It pairs well with viands like beef, chicken, and lamb.
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