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1995 Margaux Bordeaux Blend - France - Bordeaux - Margaux - Red - First Growth

France - Bordeaux - Margaux

Red Bordeaux Blend - First Growth
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Chateau Margaux is one of the five First Growths ranked in the 1855 Bordeaux Classification. The neo-Palladian style chateau was built in the 18th century by architect Louis Combes for the Marquis de la Colonilla. Chateau Margaux has been well regarded in history and stands among Thomas Jefferson's favorite chateaux. Since 1977, the estate has been directed by the Mentzelopoulos family with... More »

Score
97
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Drink Dates
Comm: 2000-2020
Bid
1 for sale
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Source International Wine Cellar
Issue Issue 78
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Source Jancis Robinson
Author StuTarheel
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 99.382%
Tasted On 09/29/2013
Drink Dates 2013-2033

I decanted but should of let breath longer. Still a bit young and tight yet shows it has great stuff. Red and dark berry fruit. Complemented by notes of Christmas spices, olives, new saddle leather and sandalwood. Medium-bodied, well-balanced with nice finish.

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Author RDV
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 94.383%
Tasted On 01/06/2013
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Author flavio
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 95.977%
Tasted On 05/17/2012
Drink Dates 2012-2020
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Author MarcelB
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 100%
Tasted On 12/11/2010

dark red,beautiful cedar bouquet,sweet,ripe fruit with massive structure underneath.Still too young but great tasting experience.

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Author Conrad K
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 99.372%
Tasted On 03/11/2010
Drink Dates 2000-2025

Fabulous. Cassis and minerality on the nose. Dark fruit and sweet cassis on the palate ending in a long layered finish. This stil has a long way to go.

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Author Ed K994
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 97.059%
Tasted On 02/23/2010
Drink Dates 2000-2015
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Author Brad Coelho
Site / Blog Unidentified Appellation Trust Rating 97.255%
Tasted On 06/18/2008
Drink Dates 04/01/2008

Here?s where the class of Margaux becomes very evident. While taut and compact (it shut down even more severely throughout the evening), this wine is exceptionally focused and hints at the exotic, with notes of violet, boysenberry, mocha, espresso and cr?me de cassis lurking in the background. In the palate, you can sense the wine is impeccably balanced, supremely channeled and light on its feet (although it demonstrates quite a bit of power). Don'texpect an explosion anytime soon; hibernation seems to be the word of the day for this vin de garde

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Author NugHard
Site / Blog   Trust Rating
Tasted On 02/21/2007
Drink Dates 2000-2008

Yummy

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