Best-value Bordeaux of 2012

Chateau Boyd Cantenac
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Château Boyd-Cantenac, Margaux 3CC, 2009 

Classic nose, with intense cassis fruit, and a good deal of new oak that is stylishly integrated. Shows the fragrance of Margaux and very good vineyard depth. Has the opulence of the vintage without being too obvious and one-dimensional. 17.75pts/20 (92)
Price £35–£50 Balthazar, Fine & Rare
Drink 2015–2035
Alc 13.5%