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Château Giscours 1996


RP84ParkerWS85Wine SpectatorJR15Jancis Robinson

£31.92 (Approximate price)

Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 1996 Other vintages
Appellation:Margaux (Bordeaux, France)
Cellar: Château Giscours
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Grapes: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.00%
The Château Giscours 1996 : a red wine from Margaux produced by Château Giscours based on the best petit verdot, merlot, cabernet sauvignon and cabernet franc from 1996 and shows an alcoholic strength of 13.00%. The Château Giscours 1996 is the ideal red to combine with game and red meat. Drinks&Co users rate this red wine with 4 out of 5 points while renowned wine experts rate it as follows: robert parker: 84 and wine spectator: 85.

Elaboration of Château Giscours 1996

Château Giscours 1996 (Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot)


  • View: Château Giscours 1996 has a deep red color, intense.
  • Nose: frank, spicy and fruity nose, but discreetly fruity.
  • Mouth: Fresh Entry in the development of a well balanced, juicy structure and good concentration, the mid palate is tasty and average persistence, everything is well balanced

GRAPES: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot

CELLAR: Château Giscours

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How to serve


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The Winery

Château Giscours

Château Giscours

The first written reference to the domain of Giscours, a deed confirming the sale of the Estate for 1,000 Pounds, dates from 1330 and refers to a fortified keep. Records of Giscours' vineyards go back to 1552. Giscour's early reputation for fine wine became increasingly apparent as time went on. A century later, Giscours charmed the palate of the "Roi Soleil" Louis the 14th, who is said to have had a particular inclination for the wine.

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RP84ParkerWS85Wine SpectatorJR15Jancis Robinson

Reviews of Château Giscours 1996

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4 /5

Melhor comprar na Uvinum.
Cor-de-cereja intenso, de opacidade média. Cheira bem, como a framboesa. Algum sabor a amora no tinto.
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3 /5

Rouge très foncé et plutôt opaque. Arômes de violettes. J'en ai bu un peu, et au fil des jours il a tourné au vignaigre.
Il n'était pas adapté au menu aussi varié que nons avons mangé.
J'ai conseillé ce Giscours 1996 au près d'une amie.
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Giscours 1996

3 /5

Mes amis ont adoré ce Château Giscours Rouge. Rouge cerise. Arômes de compote de fruits rouges. Il avait seulement le goût de raisin.
Idéal avec un gigot d'agneau.

Un rouge de Margaux que je recommande.
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Château Giscours Rouge 1996

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