Moulin d'Issan, Bordeaux Supérieur

Moulin d'Issan, Bordeaux Supérieur

SKU: 29272

The grapes for Moulin d'Issan come from the historically owned vineyard that abuts the château's driveway: one side is Margaux, the other a bit too close to the Gironde to be called Margaux is classified simply as Bordeaux Supérieur. The blend is 50% Cabernet Sauvignon and 50% Merlot and the vines average age is just under 20 years; the wine is aged in barrels that are already over a couple of years old for about a year. Medium-bodied, it shows plum, blackberry and crème de cassis flavours.




  • Type: Red
  • Country: France
  • Region: Bordeaux
  • Vintage: 2017/2017
  • Producer: Château d'Issan
  • Primary grape: Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Secondary grape: Merlot
  • Bottle size: 75cl



Sophisticated, polished, complex reds

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This fabulous red Wine from Château d'Issan originates from the Bordeaux Supérieur area of Bordeaux. Available in 75cl bottles, supplied by Twins SA. Moulin d'Issan, Bordeaux Supérieur is a delighful wine, made with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grapes. This wine has a cork closure and is made with added suplhites but is suitable for vegetarian drinkers. Cabernet-dominated claret, an elegant partner for grilled beef, roast lamb, and game.




Merlot produces medium bodied, fleshy, juicy wines with round tannins. Often seen as a single varietal, or in a blend with Cabernet Sauvignon to take the hard edges off. Its grown all over the world and commercially one of the most important red grapes in the on-trade.



  • Blueberry
  • Cherry
  • Chocolate
  • Plum
  • Vanilla


Cabernet Sauvignon

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A full bodied and powerful grape variety with a lot of tannin. It ages very well and like Merlot is bottled as a single varietal or used to give blended wines ‘backbone’ structure and longevity. Classic flavour characteristics include blackcurrant, black cherry, green pepper, chocolate and cedar wood.



  • Black Cherry
  • Black Currant
  • Cedar
  • Chocolate
  • Green Peppercorn