Chateau La Faurie Maison Neuve is situated at the west of the appellation Pomerol. It has been a family estate for several generations. The size of the vineyard is 7.3 hectares. A rich garnet colour, aromatic nose full of ripe red berry fruit, the intense Merlot is refined by the Cabernet Sauvignon with a slight hint of spice and vanilla. Very well structured and a great length on the finish.
Grape varieties: 80% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc
Terroir: Mostly gravel
Maturation: French oak barrels for 12-14 months, 33% new oak.
Ageing: 5/10 years (depending on customers’ taste and storage quality).
Serving temperature: 16-18°C