2015 Chateau Grand Moulin Macquin (750ml)

Merlot from Montagne Saint-Emilion, Bordeaux, France

B-21 Top Recommendation
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Château Grand Moulin Macquin's 15 acres enjoys outstanding terroir where vines planted in 1964 are well established on south facing slopes of clay-limestone soils in the smallest denomination of Libourne – St. Georges near to St. Emilion and Pomerol. Grand Moulin Macquin is an excellent value among the rising prices of the 2015 vintage. I stumbled on this wine at a Bordeaux negociant lineup in May where it outperformed a number of Chateaux that fetch double its tariff. Excellent Cabernet aromatics, rich Merlot textures on the pallet and a long, impressive finish powered by the limestone. Tasted blind this could easily be a Fronsac or St.Emilion, no problem. Due to the tiny production, the property doesn't make headlines nor submits samples to the press. GMM is a great little treasure, a Bordeaux bargain.

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Excellent Cabernet aromatics, rich Merlot textures on the pallet and a long, impressive finish powered by the limestone. Tasted blind this could easily be a Fronsac or St.Emilion, no problem. Due to the tiny production, the property doesn't make headlines nor submits samples to the press. GMM is a great little treasure, a Bordeaux bargain.

91 points, Bob Sprentall, B-21 Proprietor (Oct 2018)

The wine is refined, balanced and has a long finish. Complex noze of red fruits. Big in the mouth with a good tannic structure.

Winery Notes

Alcohol By Volume: 14.0%
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$14.88
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