Yves Beck tasting note Fontfleurie 2019

Tasted on 05.05.2020 by Yves Beck 79% Merlot, 21% Cabernet Franc 17ha vineyards on sandy loam soils. The property belongs to Jade Vineyards and is advised by Jean-Claude and Jean-François Berrouet. Filigree bouquet with spicy and floral notes. On the palate the wine is delicious and slightly creamy. The tannins provide the rear while the aromatic expression is discreetly revealed.…

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La Revue du Vin de France – Château Fleur de Lisse 2018

The pleasure of discovering new talents Contrary to snobbish well-being on the part of the world of wine, Bordeaux viticulture and oenology are not sclerotic. Fine stylists emerge every year. The Château Fleur de Lisse 2018 touched me a lot, because it perfectly illustrates what drives our profession as a taster: detecting the potential of new talents, the sensitivity and…

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Guide Hachette – Château L’Etampe 2016

In 2016 that Patrick Teycheney acquired Château Fleur de Lisse (8.7 Ha) and Château L’Etampe (1.8 ha) in Saint-Emilion Grand Cru, which added to the historic property of the family, Château La Loubière in superior Bordeaux. All of these three properties are gathered under the name of “Jade Vineyards”, in homage to the first name of his granddaughter. An elegant…

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Vert de Vin – Château Fleur de Lisse 2018

Château Fleur de Lisse 2018 – Saint Emilion Grand Cru The nose is fruity, racy and offers concentration and a small elegance. It reveals notes of ripe blackcurrant, ripe blackberry and more lightly ripe wild raspberry associated with touches of black cherry, liquorice as well as fine tips of flowers and very discreet cardamom spikes. The palate is fruity, balanced…

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Yves Beck – Château Fleur de Lisse 2018

Château Fleur de Lisse 2018 – Saint Emilion Grand Cru 55% Merlot, 45% Cabernet Franc Garnet red with purple hues. Delicate bouquet, filigree, slowly revealing with hints of liquorice, berries and spices. On the palate, the wine is delicious, juicy and endowed with fine tannins, precise in symbiosis with the structure. A subtle and promising wine. Persistent final. It’s never…

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