The renowned 2011 Chateau Margaux 1er Cru Classe boasts a dark ruby plum color as well as a fragrant perfume of spring flowers, sweet, supple, well-integrated tannins, medium body, and the elegance and nobility expected from a great first-growth. The Chateau Margaux 2011 wine possesses finesse, elegance, purity and suppleness. The red wine is a Cellar Selection surprisingly approachable already yet should keep for 15-20 years.
Chateau Margaux has been known to produce prestigious wines for centuries. The prestigious vineyard located on gravel hilltop stretches 87 hectares and continues to benefit from unique conditions. The 2011 Chateau Margaux blend is mainly Cabernet Sauvignon, but also Merlot, Petit Verdot, and Cabernet Franc.
96 points Decanter
95 points Wine Enthusiast
94 points James Suckling