Bordeaux Red Blends

Chateau Malescot Saint Exupery 2018

  • 2018
  • 750ml
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2018
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon 70%, Merlot 30%
Winery
Chateau Malescot Saint Exupery
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
  • Collectible
96 AVG
Drink now or cellar for up to 25 years. No need to decant before serving.

Marguax is not short of exemplary chateaux like this historic estate which dates back to 1697 when it was originally founded by the Escousses family. The property is named after two historic owners, Maitre Simon Malescot who was an advisor to King Louis XIV and Jean-Baptiste Saint-Exupery, the great-grandfather of the famous aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupery.

Since the 1950s it’s been owned by the Zuger family who have succeeded in building up the vineyard holdings from just 7 hectares to 30 hectares today. They also undertook extensive renovations of the property and cellars, equipping the chateau to produce top quality wines which are appreciated by Bordeaux lovers across the world.

This is their iconic cuvee that’s typically made from around 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, and a dash of Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Following vinification according to traditional techniques, the young wine is matured in 100% new French oak barrels for 12-14 months depending on the vintage. The result is a powerful, ageworthy Margaux with a complex, multi-layered flavour profile combining rich dark fruit from the Merlot with hints of spice, leather, and wood shavings on the long finish.
 
Description
Drink now or cellar for up to 25 years. No need to decant before serving.

Marguax is not short of exemplary chateaux like this historic estate which dates back to 1697 when it was originally founded by the Escousses family. The property is named after two historic owners, Maitre Simon Malescot who was an advisor to King Louis XIV and Jean-Baptiste Saint-Exupery, the great-grandfather of the famous aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupery.

Since the 1950s it’s been owned by the Zuger family who have succeeded in building up the vineyard holdings from just 7 hectares to 30 hectares today. They also undertook extensive renovations of the property and cellars, equipping the chateau to produce top quality wines which are appreciated by Bordeaux lovers across the world.

This is their iconic cuvee that’s typically made from around 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, and a dash of Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Following vinification according to traditional techniques, the young wine is matured in 100% new French oak barrels for 12-14 months depending on the vintage. The result is a powerful, ageworthy Margaux with a complex, multi-layered flavour profile combining rich dark fruit from the Merlot with hints of spice, leather, and wood shavings on the long finish.
  • UPS Express Shipping option available at the checkout
  • Add gift options at the checkout
 
More from this region
Chateau Clos Marsalette Pessac-Leognan 2016
Chateau Clos Marsalette Pessac-Leognan 2016
  • 2016
  • Red
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2016
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc
Winery
Chateau Clos Marsalette
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
92 AVG
Celene Amethyste Cremant de Bordeaux Blanc de Noirs Brut
Celene Amethyste Cremant de Bordeaux Blanc de Noirs Brut
  • NV
  • Sparkling
  • 12%
Vintage
NV
Size
750ml
Type
Sparkling
Alcohol
12%
Varietal
Cremant
Grapes
Merlot, Cabernet Franc
Winery
Celene
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
90 AVG
Chateau Prieure Lichine Margaux 2018
Chateau Prieure Lichine Margaux 2018
  • 2018
  • Red
  • 14%
Vintage
2018
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
Winery
Chateau Prieure Lichine
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
94 AVG
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte Le Petit Haut Lafitte 2019
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte Le Petit Haut Lafitte 2019
  • 2019
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Franc Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot
Winery
Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
93 AVG
Celene Saphir Cremant de Bordeaux Brut Rose
Celene Saphir Cremant de Bordeaux Brut Rose
  • NV
  • Sparkling
  • 12%
Vintage
NV
Size
750ml
Type
Sparkling
Alcohol
12%
Varietal
Cremant
Grapes
Cabernet Franc, Merlot
Winery
Celene
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
90 AVG
Chateau Haut-Bacalan Pessac-Leognan 2016
Chateau Haut-Bacalan Pessac-Leognan 2016
  • 2016
  • Red
  • 13%
Vintage
2016
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
13%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
55% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Petit Verdot
Winery
Michel Gonet
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
92 AVG
Chateau Dassault Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2018
Chateau Dassault Saint Emilion Grand Cru 2018
  • 2018
  • Red
  • 15%
Vintage
2018
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
15%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot
Winery
Chateau Dassault
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
93 AVG
Chateau Rolland-Maillet Saint-Emilion Grand Cru 2016
Chateau Rolland-Maillet Saint-Emilion Grand Cru 2016
  • 2016
  • Red
  • 14%
Vintage
2016
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Merlot, Cabernet Franc
Winery
Michel Rolland Mariflor
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
92 AVG
Chateau Le Gay Manoir De Gay 2016
Chateau Le Gay Manoir De Gay 2016
  • 2016
  • Red
  • 15%
Vintage
2016
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
15%
Varietal
Merlot
Grapes
90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc
Winery
Chateau Le Gay
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
92 AVG
Chateau Latour-Martillac Lagrave-Martillac Pessac-Leognan 2018
Chateau Latour-Martillac Lagrave-Martillac Pessac-Leognan 2018
  • 2018
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2018
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Bordeaux Blend Red
Winery
Chateau Latour-Martillac
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
92 AVG
More from this varietal
Inama Carminium 2018
Inama Carminium 2018
  • 2018
  • Red
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2018
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Carmenere, Merlot
Winery
Inama
Region
Veneto
Country
Italy
93 AVG
Hedges Family Red Mountain Blend 2019
Hedges Family Red Mountain Blend 2019
  • 2019
  • Red
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
Winery
Hedges Family
Region
Washington
Country
United States
93 AVG
Susana Balbo Signature Brioso 2019
Susana Balbo Signature Brioso 2019
  • 2019
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Petit Verdot
Winery
Susana Balbo
Region
Mendoza
Country
Argentina
94 AVG
Chateau Clos Marsalette Pessac-Leognan 2016
Chateau Clos Marsalette Pessac-Leognan 2016
  • 2016
  • Red
  • 13.5%
Vintage
2016
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
13.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc
Winery
Chateau Clos Marsalette
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
92 AVG
Mark Ryan The Dissident 2019
Mark Ryan The Dissident 2019
  • 2019
  • Red
  • 14.7%
Vintage
2019
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.7%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon (58%), Merlot (35%), Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot
Winery
Mark Ryan
Region
Washington
Country
United States
93 AVG
Chateau Fonreaud 2018
Chateau Fonreaud 2018
  • 2018
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2018
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
52% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45% Merlot, 3% Petit Verdot
Winery
Chateau Fonreaud
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
92 AVG
Santa Ema Catalina 2017
Santa Ema Catalina 2017
  • 2017
  • Red
  • 14%
Vintage
2017
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
72% Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenere, Cabernet Franc
Winery
Santa Ema
Region
Cachapoal Valley
Country
Chile
92 AVG
Chateau Latour-Martillac Lagrave-Martillac Pessac-Leognan 2018
Chateau Latour-Martillac Lagrave-Martillac Pessac-Leognan 2018
  • 2018
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2018
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Bordeaux Blend Red
Winery
Chateau Latour-Martillac
Region
Bordeaux
Country
France
92 AVG
Cullen Diana Madeline 2016
Cullen Diana Madeline 2016
  • 2016
  • Red
  • 12.5%
Vintage
2016
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
12.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
Winery
Cullen
Region
Margaret River
Country
Australia
96 AVG
Chakana Estate Selection Blend 2015
Chakana Estate Selection Blend 2015
  • 2015
  • Red
  • 14.5%
Vintage
2015
Size
750ml
Type
Red
Alcohol
14.5%
Varietal
Bordeaux Red Blends
Grapes
60% Malbec, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon
Winery
Chakana
Region
Mendoza
Country
Argentina
93 AVG