Medoc CC and St Emilion 1GCC 2003

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The pasting that this heatwave received, 10 years on, from our panel was not wholly unexpected. 'Okay', 'sound' and 'drinkable' were descriptors reserved for only the best wines. See the top rated Medoc crus classes and St Emilion premiers grands crus classes 2003s here...
Medoc Crus Classes 2003, St Emilion grands crus classes 2003, Chateau Boyd Cantenac 2003
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Château Boyd-Cantenac, Margaux 3CC
Decanter average score:
16.25pts/20 (87/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook 14.5 Ronan Sayburn MS 16.5 Steven Spurrier 17.5
Fine fruit in this concentrated year, showing Margaux elegance despite the meaty concentration. Rich and solid, but also soft in texture on the palate.
Alc 13%
Drink 2013–2021
Price £35–£42 Bordeaux Cellar, Fine & Rare, House of Townend, Nebuchadnezzar