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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château du Tertre

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Margaux

Grape Blend:

Cab. Sauvignon | Merlot | Cab. Franc

Château du Tertre, 5ème Cru Classé, Margaux, SHC, 2005

12x75cl £500.00

2 bottles

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Tasting Note:

"Even in the highly acclaimed 2005 vintage, Du Tertre remains under most consumer’s radar. Made by essentially the same winemaking team as Giscours, this cuvee exhibits a dense purple color, followed by earthy, truffle, smoky blackberry, floral, and cassis aromas. It is a beautifully pure, medium to full-bodied wine with abundant but sweet tannin, fine opulence, a multilayered texture, and a long finish that is neither aggressive nor astringent. Cellar it for another 3-4 years, and consume it over the following 20-25."

90/100 - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2008

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