Red wine

Chateau du Tertre, Margaux 2017

RRP £280

Old vines and sandy soils have conspired against nature’s whims; there is an ethereal character here, fine grainy tannins and deceptive length; purity above all, careless of the vicissitudes of a difficult year. There is subtle vigour displayed, and rigorous complexity courtesy of the minority shareholders: 10% Cabernet Franc and 5% Petit Verdot.

Score

Wine Details

Colour

Red

Wine Style

Still

Alcohol

0%

Bottle size

75cl

Drink dates

2024 - 2035

Origin

Country

France

Region

Bordeaux

Tasting Information

Blind

No

Tasted by

Simon Field MW

UK Stockist

BI Fine Wine & Spirits