2017 Château d'Issan, Cru Classé Margaux

Very finely judged, with a beautiful floral character, fine silky tannins and bright fruit with lovely energy. This is excellent.

Critic score
93.5/100
Pricing
Bottle
En primeur
In stock
£54.20

WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    Margaux, Médoc, Bordeaux, France
  • Maturity
    Young 2020 - 2032
  • Colour
    Red
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
2017 Château d'Issan, Cru Classé Margaux

TASTING NOTES

This sneaks up on you with a pretty density of ripe fruit such as plums and strawberries. Full body, layered and ripe tannins set this young wine up for a tannic and fruity finish.

James Suckling, jamessuckling.com (April 2018)
(93—94)/100