“We want our wines to express sense of place. We are looking for violet aromas rather than tar and favour refinement over concentration. Shunning fashion, we have a deep affinity with the land and are attached to authenticity. The resultant wines are soft, refined and elegant and are brimming with wonderful aromas of spice and fruit…”
The Château Fougas has striven to produce a quality wine characterize by the minerality of its terroir, thanks to organic and biodynamic cultures.
In Bordeaux, the climate turns towards that of the Mediterranean with abundant and frequent rains in the spring. We had taken care beforehand to work the soils in depth in order to avoid the erosion of the clay humic layer of surface and to allow the rains a good penetration in the ground to recharge the water tables.