1978 Chateau d'Issan Margaux
55 Ratings
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55 Ratings
1978 Chateau d'Issan Margaux

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2005 Vintage) Good ruby-red. Currant and game on the slightly jammy nose. Sweet, rich and suave, with good intensity to the game, jammy fruit and nutty oak flavors. In a soft style, finishing with substantial ripe ...

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Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2005 Vintage)
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2000 Vintage) Rating: (91-93) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 135 on Jun-01
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2002 Vintage) Rating: (88-91) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 149 on Oct-03
  • Decanter
    (From 1995 Vintage) Rating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Nose quite closed, but some fine fruit starting to come through. Big, concentrated and tight flavours, with lots of ripe fruit, but tannin dominates. Needs time.