The nose is still restrained at this stage.
On the palate, the wine is dense and silky at first, with an absolutely remarkable freshness that is the unique feature of this vintage and allows for great intensity with a singular finish. This Fieuzal 2018 offers exceptional ageing potential, demonstrating a mastery of fine balance and pure power.
2018 offered a wet spring and early summer, followed by excellent ripening conditions that resulted in very fine fruit. September and October were a winemaker’s dream. This 'Indian Summer' allowed us to harvest each plot at its desired degree of ripeness.
Yield: 22 hl/ha
The Merlot posses sed rare levels of concentration, the Cabernet Franc was delicious and silky, the Petit Verdot deep and dark, and the Cabernet Sauvignon had its characteristic power and freshness.
The colour is a deep, intense red that reflects the wine’s superb concentration.