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Château Fonplégade

The winery is located in the area Saint-Emilion, It belonged to the family empire in the period from 1969 to 2004 Moueix, After the death of Armand Moueix, Nathalie and Marie-José Moueix made extensive changes. Among other things, the proportion of Merlot was greatly increased and Cabernet Sauvignon eliminated. In 2004, the estate was sold to Adams French Vineyards. It is classified as "Grand Cru Classé", which was last confirmed in 2012. The vineyards cover 18 hectares, which are planted with the varieties Merlot (80%) and Cabernet Franc (20%). The long-lived red wine matures for 24 months in new barriques. The second wine is called "Clos Goudichaud".

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