Medoc crus classes 2009
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
Judges: Steven Brook, Alun Griffiths MW and Steven Spurrier