Medoc CC and St Emilion 1GCC 2003
Château Margaux, Margaux 1CC
Decanter average score: 17pts/20 (90/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook 17 Ronan Sayburn MS 17 Steven Spurrier 17
Forward and ripe nose of elegant fruit, fruitcake
and spices, gravel and graphite. Good attack
– palate is sleek and graceful, tannic without being extracted, and has the vigour and energy to keep it evolving through this decade. A well expressed wine.
Price £495–£885 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants, including Bordeaux Index