Château Du Tertre 1996, Ac Margaux, Grand Cru Classé

Bordeaux Left Bank Bordeaux-Left Bank
Bordeaux, France

$69.95 (72132)

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88 pts
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November 08, 2008

Critic Reviews (9)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Yes, that is correct, 1996, an unusual inclusion in this line-up of mostly 2nd millennium + Bordeaux (also begs the...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

There?s nothing like buying pre-cellared wines like this 12-year-old. You get the pleasure of experiencing an older...

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Vintages
Vintages

Delicious looking, glossy sheen to this wine. A serious, stylish nose, with notes of graphite. Slightly hard and...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

Yes, that is correct, 1996, an unusual inclusion in this line-up of mostly 2nd millennium + Bordeaux (also begs the...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Classy (but pricey) and ready to go, with very evolved brick back colour. Huge nose of sweet leather, cigar, juniper...

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Ted Able
Ted Able

Medium-bodied, mature, beginning to dry out. Drink now.

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

Despite their 5th growth ranking, Du Tertre produces wines that show a great pedigree. The 1996, although very...

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Megan Victor
Megan Victor

Ambering very deep intense purple colour. Very reedy, herbal, cucumber-tinged, baked plum nose. Very dry, tart,...

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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

A reasonable '96, with mint and berry character on the nose and palate. Medium- to light-bodied, with light tannins...

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