5. Le Clos des Quatre Vents, Margaux 2019. 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, balance is Merlot. 20 months in barrel. Old vines, planted in 1932. Just 1.2 hectares.
This is the flagship wine of the estate.
Complex, coruscating facets, deeply brooding fruit, smoky bbq crispy bacon or duck skin, pot pourri, rose petals, lavender notes, raisin-y/meaty aura, while palate is trenchant, ballsy, gripping, full, macho, long. A keeper.
Drink now to 2040