2004 PAVILLON BLANC Château Margaux
Sauvignon Blanc, Sémillon.
Very interesting mineral side to this along with the floral and fruity. Very elegant although it is very full - one really does not notice its 14.5% alcohol in terms of its freshness and feel. The finish stays sweet-tast...(read more)L&S
2007 PAVILLON BLANC Château Margaux
"Together with 2006, 2007 is one of the finest vintages ever", says Paul Pontallier. Yields, at 26hl/ha seems to have been barely higher than the disastrous (in quantity) 2006 when they failed to turn on the an...(read more)L&S
2004 CHÂTEAU MARGAUX 1er Cru Classé
Left Bank Bordeaux France
Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot.
Much more restrained nose than the Pavillon, - you have to go looking for this one. Tight, minerally damson fruit. Overtones of the darkness of sloes. Ample and voluminous it remains right on the point of perfect focus,...(read more)L&S