Château Fayau is a charming “chartreuse” style house surrounded by vines in the centre of Cadillac. Most of its wines are produced on the hillsides overlooking the town. The Medeville family acquired the property in 1826 but the wine-making tradition goes all the way back to 1711. Château Fayau is the centre of the vignoble Médeville.
Age of the vineyard – Area
45 years – 41 Hectares
Clay-siliceous soil originating from the erosion of the hillsides from our best terroir. This red wine comes from a parcel selection form the three noble grape varieties of Bordeaux.
After a carefuly selection of few parcels form our best terroir located in the hills . This wine is vinified and aged in French oak barrels over 12 months.
« Toast and ripe spice go well with the warm red-berry fruits in this wine. It is rich, layering new wood and fine tannins along with a firm structure. Drink this wine, with its good potential, from 2019. This is one of seven château in the Médeville family and 2014 was their 188th harvest. »