Best-value Bordeaux of 2012

Marquis du Terme
15 of 25

Château Marquis de Terme, Margaux 4CC, 2009

Pleasing bouquet of black cherry and blackcurrant. There’s spice and vigour on the mid-palate, but it’s taut, tightly wound and not very expressive now. A robust wine with a good future. 17pts/20
Price £27–£35 En Primeur, Fine & Rare, Millesima, Nickolls & Perks, Slurp, Stevens Garnier, Vintage Holdings
Drink 2015–2035
Alc 13.5%