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Red Bordeaux

Margaux's overlooked appeal
James Suckling
Issue: May 31, 2002

Although it is one of Bordeaux's best-known appellations, Margaux has never been that highly regarded. Besides the great first-growth Château Margaux, the highly sought-after Château Palmer and the recently upgraded Château Rauzan-Ségla, few estates in the appellation's 3,300 vineyard acres are familiar to most Bordeaux aficionados.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 31, 2002.

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