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Château Marsau 2016

Château Marsau

2016
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SUCKLING

Château Marsau was hailed by Robert Parker as 'the Petrus of the Côtes de Francs' and today it's an...

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£21.00

£19.96

/ 0.75 L btl

Wine Château Marsau 2016

Spec sheet
Producer
Grapes
Origin
TypeRed Wine Crianza
Alcohol content i14.5%
Bottle size and vintage0.75 L - 2016

Review

Château Marsau was hailed by Robert Parker as 'the Petrus of the Côtes de Francs' and today it's an irrefutable reference point among the wines of the small appellations on the right bank in Bordeaux. Château Marsau is an excellent wine from the Côtes de Francs, a single varietal Merlot, rich in aromas of coffee and black cherries, a dense wine which is very pure, medium-bodied but meaty, that proves most seductive due to its maturity and silkiness.

Production

  • Ageing period:12 months
  • Barrel age:New and semi-new
  • Type of wood:French oak

Recommendations

  • Optimum serving temperature:Between 16ºC and 18ºC

Customer reviews

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by: clientevinissimus (5 May) - Vintage 2016

Excelente.

Potente y elegante a la vez. Atractivo en todas las fases. Perfecto equilibrio y magnífica retronasal. Recomendable.

by: Luca (10/09/2020) - Vintage 2015

Pomerol

Grandissimo Merlot. Può rivaleggiare con i più grandi. Ricco polposo e traboccante di frutto.

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