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Chateau Fontenil
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Château Fontenil

Château Fontenil
The family property of Dany and Michel Rolland in Fronsac’s best village, Saillans. As you’d expect, you get the full sensuous Rolland treatment, but the warm fudge and oozing ripe fruit can’t overpower the redcurrant acid and the mineral undertow of rocks.
Price: £19–£20.67 (2009) Fine & Rare, Slurp