Original
105 Ratings
Chateau Margaux Margaux 1er Grand Cru Classé

Wine Description

"Bottled in late November, 2002, the 2000 has turned out to be a colossal example of Chateau Margaux that is tasting even better from bottle than it was from cask. Only 40% of the crop made it into this 2000 Margaux, a blend of 90% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Merlot. Stylistically, it is somewhat of a hybrid between the succulent, opulent, fleshy 1990, and the more delineated, structured, cooler climate-tasting 1996. The 2000 possesses a saturated ruby/purple color to the rim as well as an extraor...

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  • Robert Parker
    Rating: 100/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/21/2010
  • Wine Spectator
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