A Bordeaux Icon
Chateau Margaux, Premier Cru Classe and the heart of the Medoc appellation of Margaux, is celebrated for its wines of rigor, finesse and elegance. Its 78 hectares (approximately 193 acres) of vines are situated on exceptional clay-gravel terroir and give rise to legendary wines that are racy and sensual, crafted with extreme care. Famous for its wines and its iconic neo-Palladian chateau, this First Growth Bordeaux masterpiece reveals aromas of rose, violet and black fruit with structured tannins; creating a depth and complexity of rare elegance and finesse that expresses the beauty of the appellation of Margaux.
The 2009 Vintage
This classic, powerhouse Bordeaux blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot received 99 Points from famed critic Robert Parker. Described as a “brilliant offering” this wine offers aromatic notes of “abundant blueberry cassis and acacia flower as well as hints of charcoal and forest floor that are almost Burgundian in their complexity.” Rich and generous with well integrated and smooth tannins that stand up to the generous structure this is a wine that will continue to age for 20 to 30 years.
The Exclusive Large Format
Only available at Millesima, this 2009 Chateau Margaux Imperial, a six liter bottle equivalent to 8 standard bottles, is the perfect showcase for any cellar. As the bottle plays a fundamental role in the aging process, large formats are the preferred choice of collectors around the world.
Allowing the wines to age and develop slowly, with less of a risk of oxygenation, large bottles bring out the unique characteristics and finest flavors of any wine, let alone an instant classic like the 2009 Margaux. Purchased directly from Chateau Margaux we can insure you of the quality of the wine and its cellarage.
An imperial is good for special occasion to share with friends and relatives.
Not only are large formats ideal for cellaring they are guaranteed to cause a stir.
Perfect for any special occasion from a wedding to a holiday party and beyond, the rarity of this single bottle is a meaningful statement.
Purchased directly from Chateau Margaux, Millesima guarantees the quality and authenticity of this one of a kind bottle.
With only one available, this unique opportunity is perfect for anyone looking to add a showpiece to their collection.