Château Malescot St Exupéry

Chateau Malescot-St-Exupery Margaux 3rd Grand Cru Classe 2012


Producer, Château Malescot St Exupéry

Region, France\Bordeaux\Margaux

Alcohol, 13.5

Varieties, Red

Closure, Cork

Character, Savory and Classic

Food pairing, Beef and Venison


  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot

Chateau Malescot-St-Exupery Margaux 3rd Grand Cru Classe 2012

Chateau Malescot-St-Exupery is a renowned winery located in the Margaux appellation of Bordeaux, France. The estate holds the classification of "Troisièmes Crus" or "Third Growth" in the Bordeaux Wine Official Classification of 1855, indicating its status as one of the top wineries in the region.

The 2012 vintage of Chateau Malescot-St-Exupery is known for its characteristic elegance and complexity, a true reflection of its Margaux terroir. This wine opens with an enticing bouquet of red and black fruits, including cherries, blackberries, and plums, complemented by subtle floral notes and a touch of cedar. On the palate, it displays a harmonious blend of ripe fruit flavors, refined tannins, and well-integrated oak, creating a balanced and structured wine. The finish is long and persistent, leaving you with the impression of finesse and sophistication.

This Third Growth Margaux is a testament to the winemaking excellence of Chateau Malescot-St-Exupery, showcasing the unique characteristics of the Margaux appellation. It is a wine that can be enjoyed now but also has the potential to age gracefully, evolving and becoming even more captivating with time. Whether you savor it in its youth or cellar it for the future, the 2012 vintage represents a remarkable expression of Bordeaux's artistry.