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  • Decanting time

    2h
  • When to drink

    2020-2035
  • Food Pairing

    Beef

The Story

Château Giscours (Margaux AOC): This Classified Growth in 1855 is the first label of Château Giscours. It is of great finesse and elegance. Delicacy and power are combined in this flask to bring you the elegance expected of a great Margaux wine. The aging potential of this great wine is between 8 and 20 years or even more for the most exceptional vintages.

“A great wine is not the work of one man, it is the result of a tradition that is upheld and refined”, wrote Paul Claudel

This tradition, inseparable from the greatest wines in the Medoc has passed down the generations at Giscours.

In recent years, a young dynamic team has combined this ancestral expertise with the latest technology: the team takes a permanent care of the vines with the passing seasons, hand-picked harvests are the subject of special attention, and plot by plot management is constantly refined with substantial investments in the vineyards…

Ensuring that the best grape varieties are matched with the extraordinary terroir, providing the vital link to this fabulous alchemy, the men of Giscours have only one guiding principle: a growing quality, making it consistent and inherent to this great wine…

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Dark purple red with violet hue and almost black centre. Elegant nose with spicy character, Darjeeling tea, hints of liquorice and dried aromatic herbs, ripe berry fruit in the background. On the palate rather medium bodied but quite persistent in the finish, well balanced tannins and elegant fruit in the background.
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Margaux, Bordeaux

Other wines from this producer

La Sirène de Giscourt

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 Markus Del Monego MW / Best Sommelier in the World 1998, MW (Germany)  tasted  Château Giscours 2013  ( Château Giscours )

"Dark purple red with violet hue and almost black centre. Elegant nose with spicy character, Darjeeling tea, hints of liquorice and dried aromatic herbs, ripe berry fruit in the background. On the palate rather medium bodied but quite persistent in the finish, well balanced tannins and elegant fruit in the background. "

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