Issan 2001

RegionBordeaux
SubregionMargaux
ColourRed
TypeStill


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Bordeaux2001IssanJR-2480.00bt89 RPAdd to Basket
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Tasting Notes

A floral, elegant, graceful, classic Margaux, the 2001 d’Issan displays medium-bodied flavors (cherries, black currants, and acacia flowers), and an understated, restrained personality without the power of the superb 2000. Drink this pure, well-balanced 2001 over the next 12-14 years.

Score: 89Robert Parker, Wine Advocate (153), June 2004

Score: 87/90Robert Parker, Wine Advocate (146), April 2003

Score: 88/90Robert Parker, Wine Advocate (140), April 2002

Score: 89/91James Suckling, Wine Spectator, March 2002

Healthy crimson. Very light nose. Fragrant and delicate but without much impact. At least it’s true to the appellation… Pretty but not stunning.

Score: 15.5Jancis Robinson MW, JancisRobinson.com, October 2007

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