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Château Desmirail Red Bordeaux Blend Margaux 2003

Member Review by ottowt99:

Medium body and delicious! Especially at $25 from Long Beach Trader Joe's @ PCH and 2nd.

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Château Desmirail:
Certain surnames have left their imprint on Desmirail's history. First and foremost, Desmirail: Jean founded the estate at the end of the 17th century and his descendants owned it until the middle of the 19th century. Mr Sipiere was Desmirail°s owner at the time of the 1855 classification. He was also the manager at Chateau Marqaux. Mendelssohn was a famous composer, and his nephew, Robert, bec... Read more
Certain surnames have left their imprint on Desmirail's history. First and foremost, Desmirail: Jean founded the estate at the end of the 17th century and his descendants owned it until the middle of the 19th century. Mr Sipiere was Desmirail°s owner at the time of the 1855 classification. He was also the manager at Chateau Marqaux. Mendelssohn was a famous composer, and his nephew, Robert, became the owner of the chateau in 1905. Michel is the name of one of the 20 plots at the estate and also the name of Martial Michel, a qlove manufacturer, who owned it from 1923 to 1938. Lurton is the name of a famous family of winemakers, who larqely owe their fame to Lucien Lurton, owner from 1981 to 1992. ln 1992, at the aqe of 33, Denis Lurton, Lucien°s son, took over the running of Desmirail. Read less

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Snooth User: ottowt99
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04/05/2010

Medium body and delicious! Especially at $25 from Long Beach Trader Joe's @ PCH and 2nd.




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