Malescot St Exupery 2018 - Order

Product Details

Vintage
2018
Colour
Red
Appellation
Margaux

Stock Available - All Pack Sizes and Formats

Pack Size Format Min. Price / Cs Max. Price / Cs Price / Cs Qty*
24 x 0.375L HALVES £420.00 £520.00 £512.00
6 x 0.75L BOTTLES £200.00 £250.00 £246.00
12 x 0.75L BOTTLES £400.00 £500.00 £492.00
6 x 1.5L MAGNUMS £410.00 £510.00 £502.00
3 x 3L DOUBLE MAGNUMS £485.00 £585.00 £577.00
1 x 6L IMPERIAL £306.67 £373.33 £368.00

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In the unlikely event of the Chateau deciding not to bottle in halves we will allocate bottles instead.

Tasting Notes and Scores

Wine Advocate
94-96+

The deep garnet-purple colored 2018 Malescot St. Exupery comes prancing out of the glass with flamboyant raspberry coulis, kirsch and redcurrant jelly scents over a fresh blackcurrant and boysenberry core with wafts of red roses, cinnamon stick and forest floor. Full-bodied, rich and opulent in the mouth, the palate delivers stacks of red fruit, cassis and floral layers with a firm, finely grained frame and plenty of freshness, finishing long and fragrant. Just lovely.
- Lisa Perrotti-Brown, April 2019, The Wine Advocate

James Suckling
97-98

A structured and muscular Malescot with blackberry and blackcurrant aromas and flavors. Full-bodied, chewy tannins and a flavorful finish. Big wine for this producer. - jamessuckling.com, April 2019

Jancis Robinson
16

Black core with narrow rim. Pretty oaky on the nose but a hint of something prettily floral underneath. The oak is covering the fruit at the moment but there’s flesh at the core, and the tannins are just slightly hard on the finish. The juicy fruit in the middle gives it a chance for the future.Julia Harding, jancisrobinson.com, April 2019

Jeb Dunnuck
94-96

Tasted twice and showing incredibly well both times, the 2018 Château Malescot Saint-Exupery comes from a 28-hectare vineyard in the heart of Margaux and is a rough blend of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 35% Merlot, and the balance Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. This full-bodied Margaux has everything you could want from this appellation, offering incredibly complex notes of cassis, tobacco, earth, and spice, full body, sweet tannins, no hard edges, and a great, great finish. It’s an incredibly sexy, flawlessly balanced beauty that’s going to be relatively approachable in its youth yet age effortlessly on its balance and purity. - jebdunnuck.com, May 2019

Decanter
93

Malescot is always a relatively modern style, and it stays true to form in 2018. It's an enjoyable, high energy wine but it doesn't quite reach the heights of its 2016. It's a rich damson colour, with plump fruit on the attack. The oak impact is a little forced, and this is clearly aiming for vibrancy and character. 5% Petit Verdot completes the blend. - www.decanter.com, Jane Anson, March 2019