Named after Mark Kirwan, this estate has regained its reputation in the 1990s, when renown oenologist Michel Rolland started consulting at the estate, producing deeper and fuller wine and with more complexity.
Fresh and pure red berry fruit aromas with notes of tobacco and violets. The palate is complex and delicate with a good balance and great length. A classic and affordable Margaux.
French still red wine from Margaux Bordeaux France, made with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc.
Château Kirwan is a 3ème Cru Classé located in Margaux. The property was named after Mark Kirwan who inherited the estate after marrying the daughter of a famous merchant Sir John Collingwood. The domaine has been in the Schÿler family since the 18th century and is now owned by the négociant firm Schröder and Schÿler. Château Kirwan has regained its reputation in the 1990s, when renown oenologist Michel Rolland started consulting at the estate, producing deeper and fuller wine and with more complexity. View our selection
The estate spreads over 40 hectares of vineyards and is planted with 45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Franc and 10% Petit Verdot. The grand vin is aged for 20 months in oak barrel of which 40% is new. About 10,000 cases are produced each year.
Château Kirwan (grand vin) and Les Charmes de Kirwan (second vin)