1984 CHÂTEAU MARGAUX 1984

Médoc - 1er Cru Classé 
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SoDivin rating

85-89 / 100

Good

1984 CHÂTEAU MARGAUX 1984

Médoc - 1er Cru Classé 

Condition Good

Stock : 0 bottle
385,00 € tax incl. 320,83 € tax excl.
Avis d'expert
86 / 100
Franck Dubourdieu
Franck Dubourdieu
(9-2007)
87 / 100
Robert PARKER - The Wine Advocate
Robert PARKER - The Wine Advocate

(1-1998) The 1984 Margaux is one of the best wines of the vintage. It is rich in color and extract, and has an attractive perfume of violets, black currant fruit, toasty oak, herbs, and licorice. The wine is long, deep, and concentrated, for the vintage it is comparable to the property's 1980.

91 / 100
Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

(7-1997)

Features
Vintage 1984
Rating 85-89
Classification Médoc - 1er Cru Classé 
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Margaux
Colour Red
Volume 0.75 l
Price More than 300 €
Château Margaux
Country France
Château informations
Margaux
Margaux

A privilege to bear the name of its appellation, for Chateau Margaux there is no doubt ample justification. For several centuries this Premier Cru has expressed the highest degree of quality of exceptional terroir patiently assembled by several generations of owners. Maintained and harvested exclusively by hand with extreme care, the 78 hectares of vines (75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot) derive their wealth deep in the soil which is clayey gravelly and particularly dense and thick. The fermentation in oak vats, after which the wine is strictly selected, follows 18 to 24 months in new oak barrels. A masterpiece among Bordeaux, the best according to some, Château Margaux reveals the delicate taste and opulence, depth and complexity, and exudes a rare elegance of rose, violet, black fruit, suspended by tight tannins that require patient aging before the wine fully expresses itself. The château also produces a second wine, Pavillon Rouge de Château Margaux, and a dry white wine, Pavillon Blanc de Château Margaux.


Best vintages of Château Margaux : 1900, 1928, 195319821983198619891990


>> Read our article "Grands Crus Classés from Bordeaux"

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