My First En Primeur — Chateau Du Tertre 2008

Chateau Du Tertre 2008 Chateau Du Tertre 2008 OWC arrived after I placed the order 3 years ago in 2009 during the En Primeur sales for vintage 2008. There, the 12 beautiful bottles lay quietly in the imprinted OWC, in all tempting gesture for uncorking. Vintage 2008 was just before the price hype in the following 2009. It was actually one of the least expensive Bordeaux En Primeur for many years. My tiny network was pleased to share the case, and they did, living enough bottles for me to try now and cellar the rest later. Chateau Du Tertre, Margaux, is a Fifth Growth (Cinquièmes Crus) of Bordeaux Wine Official Classification of 1855.… Read More

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