1994 Margaux Margaux Bordeaux Margaux France Still wine

1994 Margaux


91Average Score
flagBordeaux / France

Since 1978 there have been only two first-growths (or two of the so-called big eight of Bordeaux) that have been consistently excellent to superb - Chateau Haut-Brion and Chateau Margaux. Margaux's admirable consistency is well-displayed in the 1993-95 wines. Chateau Margaux was one of the last estates to bottle their 1994 (September, 1996), hoping to soften the vintage's high, hard tannin level. The wine has turned out to be a classic, long-lived Margaux. The opaque purple color is followed by this estate's tell-tale aromas of flowers, blackcurrants, licorice, and smoky oak. This dense, powerful, closed wine is a true vin de gard. It needs a decade of cellaring, but it should last for 25-35 years. Readers may find this wine reminiscent of the 1988, only riper and more powerful. Anticipated maturity: 2005-2030. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate # 109

Robert Parker    Score: 92/100

12x75cl-0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace£5,255.00
6xMags-0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace£5,255.00
Bts-0 Immediate | 10 Marketplace£438.00
Mags-0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace£876.00
3L-0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace£1,797.00
6L-0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace£3,679.00
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3xMags-0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace£2,628.00
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