Medoc crus classes 2009

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Expectations were high for this vintage, and with few exceptions, they were met for our tasters, who said consumers can buy these consistent, opulent and robust wines with confidence. See the top 34 Outstanding and Highly Recommended wines here...
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Medoc 2009, Bordeaux 2009,
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Château Malescot-St-Exupery, Margaux 3CC
Decanter average score: 18.25pts/20 (94/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: SB 18.5 AG 18 SS 18.5
Finely concentrated red and black fruits on the nose. Plump, suave and opulent palate with lots of vibrancy, vigour, density, length and purity. Vigorous and long, a very fine wine now and will be for a long time.
Price £70–£97 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants
Drink 2015–2035
Alc 14%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier

Château Malescot-St-Exupery, Margaux 3CC
Decanter average score: 18.25pts/20 (94/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: SB 18.5 AG 18 SS 18.5
Finely concentrated red and black fruits on the nose. Plump, suave and opulent palate with lots of vibrancy, vigour, density, length and purity. Vigorous and long, a very fine wine now and will be for a long time.
Price £70–£97 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants
Drink 2015–2035
Alc 14%
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier