Second Growth. Deuxieme Grand Cru Classe in 1855.
Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $79 From: $62 To: $118
Search Rank 92
Over all vintages, this was the 92nd most popular wine on Wine-Searcher last year. Search rank last month: 107th
|Critic||Score||When to drink|
|Jean-Marc Quarin||91/100||2005 to 2015|
|CellarTracker||88/100 (15 notes from 15 users )|
|Jancis Robinson||17/20||2004 to 2015|
|La Revue du Vin de France||14/20|
|Vinum Wine Magazine||14/20||2000 to 2006|
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Margaux is an important appellation in the Haut-Medoc district of Bordeaux, south-western France. Located 15 miles (24km) north of the city of Bordeaux, the village of Margaux has a number of prestigious chateaux clustered around it. These include Chateau Margaux, famous for producing first growth red wine that is supple and fragrant.
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Haut-Medoc is the large southern section of the greater Medoc district of Bordeaux in south-western France and also the name of the appellation that covers the vineyards here. It accounts for two-thirds of the Medoc peninsula and produces more fine wine per acre than almost anywhere else in the world.
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|Other wines from this producer:|
|Chateau Brane-Cantenac Le Baron de Brane, Margaux|
|Chateau Notton Henri Lurton, Margaux|
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