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Chateau Fonplegade

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We did a private tour with Fanny and it was incredible. She was so passionate and patient in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Austin, Texas
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Lovely Chateau with great wine

My husband and I visited this lovely renovated modern chateau with a driver. The owners were there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Springfield, Massachusetts
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1 Lieu Dit Fonplegade, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did a private tour with Fanny and it was incredible. She was so passionate and patient in answering our *many* questions. The property is stunning, and the wine delicious. I was excited to have the opportunity to see a biodynamic winery in action. Highly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited this lovely renovated modern chateau with a driver. The owners were there that day, and Mrs. Adams spent several minutes with us personally. Tasted both Chateau Fonplegade 2012 & Chateau l’Enclos 2011, and liked both enough to purchase. Owners have...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

We had a great personalized tour with Eloi and his colleague (sorry we forgot her name!!). The property is beautiful and the story behind it is interesting. The American owners purchased it in 2004 and did a great job remodeling it while preserving its history....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CameronAskew
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We visited Chateau Fonplegade for our second wine tasting of the day and wow what an amazing place this was. Our host Marion was very knowledgeable and talked us through the whole wine making process. It was a beautiful chateau that has been restored with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jules S
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have been on many many wine tours. After a while they all sound the same so when he told me we were going to Fonplegade for a tour I braced myself for another boring talk. Boy was I wrong! We had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Transformed
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We went to visit Chateau Fonplegade on a bright sunny, windy morning and beginning with the drive up and the friendly smile of the young lady who let us in, the visit was pure joy. We were received with warmth and a hospitality that changed...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ujwala S
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Just came back from a visit to St Emilion and a stop for a wine tour at Chateau Fonplegade. First of all, the chateau is stunningly beautiful with very clean and manicured gardens. Then, our host, Marion, could not have been a better host. She...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank doctorrod
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Spend a little more and get a luxury wine visit. The castle here has been restored to meticulous perfection. It is beautiful down to every little detail. The winery inside is up to the highest standards for making top-level wines. The visit takes you through...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

If you are in Saint Èmilion the private tour of Chateau Fonplegade is a must. The wine is amazing, the tour was excellent. We also had the pleasure to meet one of the owners, which was definitely a lovely touch. Our private giude was very...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank DZilinsky
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Château Fonplégade is a Chateau & winery in Saint Emilion. A fully restored gorgeous Chateau, they are committed to the highest standards of modern winemaking. Their wines are a reflection of the organically farmed vineyard that for generations cultivated this land for centuries, establishing its...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Lourdes C
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