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The 2021 Fonplegade is classy and refined to the core. It possesses terrific depth, with sweet floral aromatics and fine-grained tannins that convey finesse. Red/purplish fruit, lavender, spice, and bright saline notes all meld together. Fonplegade is built more on vertical persistence than volume. It is one of the most elegant Saint-Emilions of the vintage and a terrific effort from proprietors Denise and Stephen Adams. Tasted three times. ~93-95 Antonio Galloni, Vinous Media