Margaux Pavillon Rouge | Red | 2000 | Bordeaux | Left Bank - Vivino Rating 4.5
Intro: Château Margaux, archaically La Mothe de Margaux, is a wine estate of Bordeaux wine, and was one of four wines to achieve Premier cru (first growth) status in the Bordeaux Classification of 1855. The estate's best wines are very expensive, with a standard-sized bottle of the Château Margaux grand vin retailing at an average price of $639. The estate is located in the commune of Margaux on the left bank of the Garonne estuary in the Médoc region, in the département of Gironde, and the wine is delimited to the AOC of Margaux.
Winery: Château Margaux
Region: Bordeaux | Margaux (Left Bank)
Grapes: Red Bordeaux Blend
Aging: French Oak Barrels
Tasting Notes: Wine Spectator JS 94 Points: “Glorious aromas of freshly picked raspberries, with tiny hints of cream and minerals. Full-bodied, with superfine tannins and a long, long finish of berries and cherries. Super second wine from Margaux. Best Pavillon Rouge I have ever tasted.” (JS) Mar 2003
Rating: WS 94, 4.5 v
ABV: 13% Decant: 2hrs Serving temp: 16-18 °C Pairing: Beef, Lamb, Game (deer Venison) , Poultry
* Please note this is an old vintage wine and the label may have slight discolouration, slight tears or stains. Please contact us if this is a concern.