“2009 is a more modern day vintage with a lusciousness, opulence and voluptuous, showy, flamboyant personality… they are a total joy to taste, so buy as much of these 2009s as you can. They are as good as Bordeaux can be.” - Robert Parker
Second wines from top performing estates offers great-value “buys”, especially in such stellar vintage. It's the same vines, the same terroir, for a fraction of the price.
Two of each wine will be included:
La Sirene de Giscours, Margaux 2009
Second wine of Château Giscours
An intense red fruits mingled with abundant oak over a good structure tannins and smooth finish.
Réserve Malartic Rouge, Pessac-Léognan 2009
Second wine of Château Malartic-Lagravière
Full-bodied wine that opens with smoke, black fruit, and cassis aromatics.
Les Hauts du Tertre, Margaux 2009
Second wine of Château du Tertre
An expressive nose of black fruits and toasty oak; ripe cherry and blackberry fruits in the mouth with round tannins.