Original
74 Ratings
Chateau Rauzan Segla Margaux
$231.00 USD
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Wine Details

Region

BordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) This is a very expansive, expressive nose that fans out with aeration. Quite minerally and stony, this has a certain “coolness” about it, despite its fragrance. Then other notes emerge: cedar, sous-bois, blackberry and hedgerow. Masculine in style. The palate is still tight and tannic with a slight coarseness

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/10/2012
  • Robert Parker
    (2006 Vintage) "On the same qualitative level as this estate's brilliant 2005, but with slightly less sucrosite, this blend of 53% Cabernet Sauvignon, 44% Merlot, and the rest Petit Verdot, exhibits a 1986-like personality ,a very successful vintage at Rauzan Segla. Its deep ruby/purple hue is accompanied by sweet aromas of bay leaf, black currants, licorice, truffles, and a touch of toast, dazzling fruit, and plenty of ripe, but not astringent tannin. This is a medium to full-bodied, classic, pure, surprisingl...
  • Robert Parker
    (2006 Vintage) "On the same qualitative level as this estate's brilliant 2005, but with slightly less sucrosite, this blend of 53% Cabernet Sauvignon, 44% Merlot, and the rest Petit Verdot, exhibits a 1986-like personality ,a very successful vintage at Rauzan Segla. Its deep ruby/purple hue is accompanied by sweet aromas of bay leaf, black currants, licorice, truffles, and a touch of toast, dazzling fruit, and plenty of ripe, but not astringent tannin. This is a medium to full-bodied, classic, pure, surprisingl...
  • Robert Parker
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/21/2008
  • Wine Spectator
    (2005 Vintage) Rating: 97/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/2008