Original
4 Ratings
Barton & Guestier Margaux

Wine Details

Style

Red

Region

MargauxBordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(1997 Vintage) The Margaux appellation covers about 3,250 acres on five communes (Margaux, Soussans, Cantenac, Labarde and Arsac). It is situated about 15 miles north of Bordeaux. It is the southernmost of the village appellations in the Médoc. The soil is characterized by hillocks of fine garonne gravel. Margaux wines are generous, delicate and full of finesse. VINTAGE 1997 will be engraved on winegrowers' memories as an extremely early year, for the duration of the harvest and for the difficulty of decid...