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Château Giscours 2012

This deep, dark ruby-colored effort reveals developed and forward notes of licorice, roasted herbs, sweet black currants, incense and a touch of smoky barbecue/oaky characteristics. The tannins are soft and the wine is round, medium-bodied, plush and charming. While it is not the richest or most concentrated 2012, it is well-balanced and seductive. Enjoy it over the next decade or more. - 90 Points, Robert Parker

 Producer Château Giscours
 Region Margaux
 Country France
 Type Red Bordeaux
 Varietals Cabernet SauvignonMerlotCabernet FrancPetit Verdot
 Alcohol 13.5% alc/vol
 Vintage 2012

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Château Giscours
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Château Giscours

Labarde, Gironde, France Labarde, Gironde, France

600 years of history and commitment Giscours has a long, rich history, which can be traced back to the fourteenth century. At that time it was a defensive tower overlooking a wild and inhospitable region. The real beginning came in 1552, when Pierre de Lhomme, a wealthy Bordeaux draper, bought a nobleman’s...

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