Wine Blason d'Issan Margaux AOC 2007, 375 ml
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Wine of deep, rich red color.
Soft, juicy, yet delicate wine with pronounced tannins, amazing structure and concentrated flavors of dark fruit.
The aroma of wine is presented with juicy fruit notes.
Wine matches perfectly with dishes from beef, lamb, game, cheeses.
Wine blazon d'Issan (Margot) - the so-called "second wine" Chateau d'Issan economy, and although it is not as famous as the first, nevertheless represents a good example of its class.
Chateau d'Issan (Château d'Issan) is located in the village of Kantenak, its history dates back to the 12th century. Guyenne (historical province in south-west France) was occupied by Britain. At this time, the region Margaux was divided into two domains: Moth-Margot (actually Chateau Margaux) and ILO-Kantenak (Chateau d'Issan). Then the knight Essenault built a castle Issa, who is known today and is a historical monument. In 1855 the farm was awarded the title 3-eme Grand Cru Classe. Wine Chateau d'Issan always been famous for their excellence, their revered celebrities. These wines are served at the wedding of Eleanor of Aquitaine and Henry Plantagenet. Chateau d'Issan was a favorite wine of the Emperor Franz Josef. The motto of the estate says: "For the royal tables and altars of the gods." Like many estates of Bordeaux Chateau d'Issan was destroyed after the First World War. Today, the castle has a reputable wine Cruz family, who bought it in 1950. Vineyards were largely replanted and restored the estate to its former splendor. Château d'Issan owns 120 hectares of land, 50 of which are reserved for vineyards. For the production of great wines Château d'Issan and second wine Blason D'Issan used Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Through the use of these varieties are obtained with traditional wine Margo force Pauillac.