Chateau D'Issan | Red | 2001 | Bordeaux | Right Bank - Vivino Rating 4.3
Intro: Château d'Issan is a castle and winery in the Margaux appellation of the Bordeaux region of France. The wine produced here was classified as one of fourteen Troisièmes Crus in the historic Bordeaux Wine Official Classification of 1855. The winery is under the proprietorship of Emmanuel Cruse, of the Cruse family.
Winery: Château d'Issan
Region: Bordeaux | Margaux (Left Bank)
Grapes: 68% Cabernet Sauvignon, 32% Merlot.
Aging: French Oak Barrels
Tasting Notes: Robert Parker Wine Advocate 89 Points: "A floral, elegant, graceful, classic Margaux, the 2001 d'Issan displays medium-bodied flavors (cherries, black currants, and acacia flowers), and an understated, restrained personality...Drink this pure, well-balanced 2001 over the next 12-14 years." (RP) Mar 2004
Rating: JS 93, WS90, RP 89, 4.3 v
ABV: 14% Decant: 2hrs Serving temp: 16-18 °C Pairing: Beef, Lamb, Game (deer Venison) , Poutry