Figeac

Background

The origins of Chateau Figeac date back to the 2nd Century - far earlier than those of many famous Bordeaux properties (in general true of the right bank vs left which at the time was mostly marshes).

The terroir is composed of five hillocks, two of which belong to Cheval Blanc, the remaining three being entirely Figeac. As with its illustrious neighbour, there is a tendency to favour Cabernet over Merlot and the vineyards are planted accordingly - Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon (35% each) with the balance being Merlot. Vines average about 35 years of age and sit at a density of 6000 vines/ha. Much less exotic than others in St Emillion, Figeac is often a serious, contemplative wine capable of long ageing (see 1982) and is in many ways a right bank wine for fans of the left bank! Recommended Vintages: 1982, 1989, 1990, 1995, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008.

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Colour Vintage Wine Size Status Cs Btls Price Per Score
Red 1962 Figeac btls DP 0 1 £425 btls -
Red 1986 Figeac btls DP 1 0 £1,900 cs -
Red 2005 Figeac btls IB 1 0 £1,800 cs 95 (WS)
Red 2008 Figeac btls IB 1 0 £1,104 cs 95 (JD)
Red 2009 Figeac btls IB 1 0 £1,685 cs 97 (JS)
Red 2010 Figeac btls IB 3 0 £1,875 cs 98 (JS)
Red 2012 Figeac btls IB 3 0 £975 cs 94 (TA)
Red 2014 Figeac btls IB 1 0 £990 cs 95 (NM)
Red 2015 Figeac btls IB 1 0 £1,520 cs 98 (NM)
Red 2015 Figeac mags IB 1 0 £2,100 cs 98 (NM)
Red 2016 Figeac btls IB 1 0 £1,760 cs 100 (NM)
Red 2016 Figeac imp IB 0 3 £1,950 imp 100 (NM)
Red 2017 Figeac btls IB 4 6 £1,475 cs 95 (JS/JD)
Red 2017 Figeac mags IB 4 3 £1,490 cs 95 (JS/JD)
Red 2017 Figeac dmags IB 9 0 £1,560 cs 95 (JS/JD)
Red 2018 Figeac dmags IB 5 0 £2,300 cs 97-100 (WS)
Red 2018 Figeac imp IB 0 20 £1,550 imp 97-100 (WS)

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