Chateau Margaux, 1'eme Grand Cru Classé, Margaux, Bordeaux, 2008
"This is a stunning Chateau Margaux, made in a sexy, up-front, elegant style, with deep creme de cassis fruit intermixed with spring flowers, a solid inner core of richness and depth, but again, very sweet tannins as well as striking minerality and elegance. One of the most seductive Chateau Margaux's given its recent bottling, this blend of 87% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, and the rest tiny quantities of Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot should drink beautifully for the next 25-30 years. Remarkably, a mere 36% of the entire production was selected for the 2008 Chateau Margaux." Robert Parker Wine Advocate 94/100 May 2011.
These bottles are from our Directors Cellar and have been stored with us since purchased at release.
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- Primary Grape/Blend:
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