Original
27 Ratings
Château Rauzan Gassies Margaux
$40.74 USD
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Wine Details

Region

BordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(2004 Vintage) Evolved bouquet of earth, leaf, spice and cherry. Better fruit on the palate than the nose, showing natural ripeness and Margaux elegance.

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    혀를 감싸는 적당한 당도와 질감. 언제 마셔도 기분좋고 맛있게 먹을 수 있을법한 어렵지않은 와인. 초보자도 맛있게 마시기 좋은데 그러기에는 너무 비싼가.. ㅋ 한잔만으로는 너무 아쉬웠어.. 마지막 모금이 어찌나 아깝던지..

    about 6 years
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  • Wine Spectator
    (2005 Vintage)
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2005 Vintage) This very ripe and slightly viscous bottling makes comparisons to California Cabernet inevitable, and, from its sweet and mildly mocha-like nose to its rounded, ever so slightly soft palatal feel, it would be right at home in a crowd of Napa's best. If showing some tannin at the finish, it is never astringent or tough, and it should come into its own relatively soon.
  • Robert Parker
    (2005 Vintage) "Significantly better from bottle than it was from barrel, the 2005 Rauzan-Gassies appears to be the finest wine this estate has ever produced. Dense purple-hued with a beautiful perfume of camphor, creme de cassis, licorice, bay leaf, and incense, it is a full-bodied, stunningly concentrated, broad, rich Margaux with lovely integrated tannins. This backward 2005 will handsomely repay cellaring. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2030+."
  • Wine Spectator
    (1961 Vintage) Rating: 85/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/30/96.