A Grand Cru Legacy of Passion and Excellence in AOC Margaux
The wine is a dark ruby garnet color. It has a complex and captivating nose with attractive blackcurrant, spice and tobacco nuances. Château Marquis d’Alesme is a Margaux with finesse and elegance, notable on the palate, where it is fresh with ripe integrated tannins. Medium to full-bodied, it is rich, complex and impeccably balanced while the aromas are reflected on the palate and echo on a long lingering finish.
- 94 pts Advocate
- 93 pts Wine Spectator
- Blend of 63% Cabernet-Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 5% Petit-Verdot and 2% Cabernet Franc
Food Pairing: Roast lamb, Filet Mignon, Duck Confit, Beef Bourguignon, Coq au Vin, grilled venison, mushroom risotto and hard cheeses like Parmesan.
Cellaring: Now to 2032
STORY BEHIND THIS WINE
Château Marquis d’Alesme, a Grand Cru Classé in AOC Margaux, boasts a rich history dating back to the 18th century when the Marquis d’Alesme infused the estate with a culture of passion and exoticism. The estate's unique terroir spans 15 hectares in AOC Margaux. Under the Perrodo family's dynamic stewardship, the vineyard produces a very fine wine, truly emblematic of the Margaux appellation. Marquis d’Alesme's legacy is one of creativity, beauty, and a deep understanding that crafting exceptional wine is an art form born of inspiration.