The 2004 was born in conditions closely resembling those of 1996: the same unsettled summer weather, the same early autumn and the same rainy harvest. Last minute rain, though, in no way modifies the body of a wine, nor weakens its muscle; it only takes away a bit of fatness, which gives it a finer silhouette. Château Margaux 2004 is therefore a great classic vintage. There is great finesse and above all, purity on the nose. In this subtle combination of floral, fruit and spice aromas, all are...
Alcohol Percentage: 13 % Sugar Rate: 0-5 g/l
Wine EnthusiastRating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
Wine SpectatorRating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 3/07
Robert ParkerRating: 92-94 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 165
Wine AdvocateRating: (92-95) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 158 on Apr-05
Wine & SpiritsRating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/07