Red wine

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

Alcohol

0%

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