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2011 Pavillon Rouge du Margaux

Light capsule condition issue; light label condition issue

France Direct
Expected Arrival:
April, 2023

Removed from a subterranean wine cellar; purchased directly from La Place de Bordeaux

Ends Sunday, 7pm Pacific

RATINGS

90Wine Spectator

...balsa wood and alder notes holding the core of cherry, red currant and damson plum in check for now. The fruit is persistent and graceful.

REGION

France, Bordeaux, Margaux

Margaux is one of Bordeaux’s most famous appellations and also one of its largest, with about 3,400 acres of vineyards. Located on the Left Bank of the Gironde River, Margaux has the greatest number of classified-growth châteaux (or crus classé) according to the 1855 classification. There are twenty-one crus classé, including the most famous estate, the first growth Château Margaux. The Margaux appellation includes vineyards around the village of Margaux and the villages of Arsac, Cantenac, d’Issan, Labarde and Soussans. Wines from the best Margaux châteaux and vintages are prized for their perfumey fragrance and elegant, silky mouthfeel. Margaux wines are predominately Cabernet Sauvignon blended with Merlot, Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc.

VINTAGE

2011 Pavillon Rouge du Margaux

This is a second label of Château Margaux