2010 Le Chai au Quai Margaux Le Grand Chai

Red Bordeaux Blend

  • France
  • Bordeaux
  • Médoc
  • Margaux
Drink between 2015 - 2020 (Edit)
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Community Tasting Notes 3

  • jamieirving wrote: (86 points)

    February 23, 2014 - Lovely Margaux. Doesn't have the perfume nose I was expecting, but all in all a very tasty wine. Definitely improves with decanting. There is better value Bordeaux out there though for sure.

  • Heyward Likes this wine: (87 points)

    July 31, 2013 - I agree that this vintage could lay down for at least a couple more years. But this is a refined, nicely structured cabernet/merlot blend (75%-25%) with nice undertones of current, blackberries, plum and cherries with structured acidity and pleasantly oaked. Decanted for an hour and served with charcoal-grilled rib eye steaks. Very nice wine that will only get better in your cellar.

  • edog77 Likes this wine: (88 points)

    June 28, 2013 - Decanted about an hour. Deep ruby rimmed purple in glass. Medium legs. Nose of boysenberry, oak, graphite. *Heavy merlot on palate of baking spice, plums, blackberries, with a smooth oak and cherry finish. Very elegant and smooth, polished tannins. I think this needs a little more aging, its a bit too firm right now.

    *Correction: I guess it is more cab than merlot, but I tasted more of the merlot on the palate.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type Red
  • Producer Le Chai au Quai
  • Varietal Red Bordeaux Blend
  • Designation Le Grand Chai
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Bordeaux
  • SubRegion Médoc
  • Appellation Margaux

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  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 77 (76%)
  • Consumed 24 (24%)

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