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Château du Tertre (Margaux AOC): This Classified Growth in 1855 is the first label of Château du Tertre. It is of great sweetness and flavour. Silky and freshness 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.

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Ruby. Blueberries, scented, floral, detailed nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, elegant, structured, leaner finish, long. Could be an off sample, one of very few to disappoint this vintage. 89-91

  • 90p

Deep colour. Intense Cassis, Blackberry pastille aromas with mocha oak complexity. Generous supple wine with blackcurrant pastille, graphite notes, fine dense grainy textures and underlying savoury oak. Finishes inky and long with plenty of sweet fruit. Tasted at the Union des Grand Crus. 93 points

  • 93p

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Dark chocolate and crushed blackberries, with hints of blueberries in the background. On the palate well structured with ripe tannins, medium bodied character but convincing length. 93

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Margaux, Bordeaux

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 Andrew Caillard MW, Wine Writer (Australia)  tasted  Château Tertre 2016  ( Château Tertre )

Deep colour. Intense Cassis, Blackberry pastille aromas with mocha oak complexity. Generous supple wine with blackcurrant pastille, graphite notes, fine dense grainy textures and underlying savoury oak. Finishes inky and long with plenty of sweet fruit. Tasted at the Union des Grand Crus. 93 points

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 Christer Byklum / Leading Scandinavian wine blogger, Wine Writer (Norway)  tasted  Château Tertre 2016  ( Château Tertre )

Ruby. Blueberries, scented, floral, detailed nose. Fresh acidity, ripe tannins, fresh, fruity, elegant, structured, leaner finish, long. Could be an off sample, one of very few to disappoint this vintage. 89-91

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 Markus Del Monego / Best Sommelier in the World 1998, MW (Germany)  tasted  Château Tertre 2016  ( Château Tertre )

Dark purple red with violet hue and black core. Dark chocolate and crushed blackberries, with hints of blueberries in the background. On the palate well structured with ripe tannins, medium bodied character but convincing length. 93

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