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Clos du Marquis, 2nd Wine Of Leoville Las Cases, 2nd Growth, 2003

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Clos du Marquis, 2nd Wine Of Leoville Las Cases, 2nd Growth, 2003

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$234.00

2 in stock

Country: France
Region: Saint-Julien, Bordeaux
Wine Style: Red - Light & Fruity
Grape Varietal: 54% Cabernet Sauvignon, 43% Merlot, 3% Petit Verdot

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90
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91
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Description/ Tasting Notes

Brilliant wine, full-bodied, pretty aromas of blackberry, currant and licorice. Rich and fully mature, with velvety, round tannins with lots of attractive vanilla and berry flavours. 

Winery Info/ Brand



Created in 1902, the Clos du Marquis has its origins in the "Petit Clos" adjacent to the Château de Léoville, home of the Marquis de Las Cases. The Clos du Marquis comes from the great terroirs of the Saint-Julien appellation that were not part of the former Léoville estate. These terroirs are located further west and surrounded by prestigious Crus Classés including Second Growths from the Saint- Julien and Pauillac appellations. The Clos du Marquis thus displays structure, complexity, balance, distinction and great ageing potential, typical of Saint-Julien characteristics.

Region Info/ Origin



Saint Julien first became famous for its Bordeaux wine back in the 17th century. At that time, St Julien was in the stage of development, to become a major Bordeaux wine producing appellation in the Left Bank when the entire area of the Medoc was discovered and populated by wealthy aristocrats. Coinciding with creating the famous vineyards we know today, the new landowners quickly began erecting massive showpiece chateaux throughout the region. Many of the original Saint Julien estates are still standing today and can be easily noticed while driving down the famous D2 highway.
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