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...
Château Margaux Margaux 1CC
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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.
Drink 2013–2020
Alc 13%
Price £495–£885 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants, including Bordeaux Index

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