Chateau Giscours, Margaux 2017

RRP £255

Cabernet Franc was the frost’s victim this time, and none made the final blend, with the Merlot down to a relatively low 24%. The redemptive Cabernet Sauvignon, born of deep Garonne gravel, has bequeathed a wine of subtlety and discretion: small red-berried fruit and discrete tannins. Initially reticent, the wine is starting to unfurl…

Score

Wine Details

Colour

Red

Wine Style

Still

Grape Varieties

Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot

Bottle size

75cl

Drink dates

2024 - 2036

Origin

Country

France

Region

Bordeaux

Tasting Information

Blind

No

Tasted by

Simon Field MW

UK Stockist

Justerini & Brooks

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