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Château Giscours 3ème Grand Cru Classé 2009

Black fruitFood-friendly wineICON-WINE

13%

0.75L

Intensity

A classically-styled Margaux, with body and power, but not at the cost of elegance. More info

Quantity : 1 bottleObservations : 1 Marginally marked label, 1 Marginally damaged labelLevel : 1 NormalOrigin : private individualRecoverable VAT : noRegion : BordeauxAppellation : MargauxClassification : Troisième Grand Cru ClasséOwner : GFA du Château Giscours
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Château Giscours 3ème Grand Cru Classé 2009

The wine

Giscours' wines are concentrated, generous and rich, with well-integrated tannins. Particularly seductive when young, they have a potential to age for several years in good vintages. Note that there is also an excellent second wine, the Sirène de Giscours.

About the Producer Château Giscours

Château Giscours is one of the largest properties in the Médoc. The vineyard's soil consists of gravel on sandy-gravelly subsoil. The creation of a lake near the château has improved the soil's drainage. The exceptional terroir benefits from all of the factors necessary for the production of high quality wines: good orientation, very warm soil in the spring, root permeability, fertility, and regulation of the water supply in the summer. After family and financial difficulties, the property was taken over by Dutch businessman Eric Albada-Jelgersma in 1995. Since then, under the management of the enthusiast Alexander Van Beek, who has accomplished huge work both in the vines and cellar, the château has been brought back to former glory.

Detailed characteristics

Quantity : 1 bottle

Level : 1 NormalObservations : 1 Marginally marked label, 1 Marginally damaged label

Origin : private individual

Type of cellar : underground, natural cellar

Recoverable VAT : no

Original wooden case / Original case : no

French customs seal : yes

Alcohol percentage : 13 %

Region : Bordeaux

Appellation : Margaux

Classification : Troisième Grand Cru Classé

Owner : GFA du Château Giscours

Vintage : 2009

Colour : red

Ageing potential : drink until 2045

Service temperature : 16°

Viticulture : environmentally friendly More information....

Size (in ha) : 95 hectares

Intensity : full-bodied

Leading aroma : black fruit

Tasting occasion : food-friendly wine

Grape variety : Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon
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Château Giscours 3ème Grand Cru Classé 2009

The iDealwine Price Estimate(1) is based on auction results, using the hammer price of lots including the buyer's premium for the sale.
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Current auction price estimate(1)
Château Giscours 3ème Grand Cru Classé 2009
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61
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