2016 Chateau Malescot St. Exupery Margaux PRE-ARRIVAL

$64.95
JS98-99WA94-96WE92-94WS92-95VN92-95

A fabulous value in Margaux, This is a superb wine. I didn't think it could be better than the 2015 but indeed it is. Full, layered and sexy. It goes on for minutes with dense fruit, yet it's also vivid and showcases sublime tannins and acidity balance. Great finish." - Suckling

NOTE: PRE-ARRIVAL OFFERING; WINE ARRIVES IN FALL 2019; YOUR ORDER IS NOT FINAL UNTIL CONFIRMED BY YOUR WINE SCOUT.

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Varietal:
Proprietary Red
Winemaker:
Michel Rolland
Vintage:
2016
Country of Origin:
France
Appellation:
Bordeaux
Sub-Appellation:
Margaux
Total Varietal Composition %:
55% Cabernet Sauvignon and 37% Merlot, 6% Cabernet Franc and 2% Petit Verdot
Alcohol %:
13.2%
SKU #:
1WMSE16IR3
JS98-99

James Suckling

This is a superb wine. I didn’t think it could be better than the 2015 but indeed it is. Full, layered and sexy. It goes on for minutes with dense fruit, yet it’s also vivid and showcases sublime tannins and acidity balance. Great finish.