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2003 Chateau Kirwan Margaux
3 Ratings
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3 Ratings
2003 Chateau Kirwan Margaux

Wine Description

This estate has been producing impressive wines since the mid-1990s, and much of the credit goes to the talented proprietress, Sophie Schyler. The 2003 Kirwan is a beauty and gets my vote as the finest Kirwan made in the last quarter century. A beautiful bouquet of forest floor, plums, licorice, creme de cassis, and smoke emerges from this opaque ruby/purple-tinged effort. Medium-bodied with plenty of sweet tannin in addition to low acidity, it leaves a beautiful tactile impression that is concen...

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This estate has been producing impressive wines since the mid-1990s, and much of the credit goes to the talented proprietress, Sophie Schyler. The 2003 Kirwan is a beauty and gets my vote as the finest Kirwan made in the last quarter century. A beautiful bouquet of forest floor, plums, licorice, creme de cassis, and smoke emerges from this opaque ruby/purple-tinged effort. Medium-bodied with plenty of sweet tannin in addition to low acidity, it leaves a beautiful tactile impression that is concen...

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    Lynn Steele

    Recommended on wine.com

    about 4 years
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    andywkp

    Smooth

    over 3 years
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  • Vintage Chart
    Rating for France-Bordeaux-Margaux: 88 (slightly better than average year)

    Drinkability: unpredictable