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Christian Marcoux

Christian Marcoux

Trius Cabernet Franc 2018

Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada
9 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 87/100

Delicious day to day wine from Trius Winery, located on the Niagara wine region, the Cabernet Franc 2018 offers aromas of sour cherry, raspberry, dried herbs, cocoa and coffee. Medium body with a pleasing fruity finish, the wine is balanced and youthful. Palate: sour cherry, red plum, bell pepper, cocoa and sweet tobacco. Enjoy.

Viña Errazuriz Syrah 2017

Aconcagua Costa, Aconcagua Valley, Chile
14 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 90/100

From the Aconcagua Valley of Chile, the Errazuriz Winery has always been a leader for the quality of there wine. The Aconcagua Costa Syrah 2017 pleases with its drinkability and aromas of black currant, dried cranberry, eucalyptus, tobacco leaf, clove and espresso. Medium-bodied, well balanced with a supple spice note. The finish is long and agreable, combined with flavors of blueberry, black cherry, green peppercorn, leather, allspice and cedar. Enjoy.

Selección de Familia Gran Reserva

Luis Felipe Edwards Selección de Familia Gran Reserva Carmenère 2018

Colchagua Valley, Chile
21 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 88/100

Selection de Familia Gran Reserva Carmenere 2018, from Luis Felipe Edwards, is harvested in the Colchagua Valley of Chile. The wine shows aromas of black plum, raspberry, green bell pepper, slate, sweet tobacco and sandalwood. Medium body with an agreable balance, and a long and fruity finish. Palate: cherry, raspberry, white pepper, caramel and sandalwood. Enjoy.

Tres Picos

Borsao Tres Picos Garnacha 2017

Campo De Borja D.O., Spain
21 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 90/100

Located in the Borja Region of Spain, Bodegas Borsao produces great quality wine. Tres Picos offers lovely aromas of dried strawberry, raspeberry sauce, licorice, leather, vanilla and pie crust. Made from 100% Garnacha, this Spaniard is full of succulent flavors. The 2017 vintage delivers a full body, great spice and a warm finish. Palate: strawberry, roasted plum, black tea, clay pot, spice and oak. Great wine. Enjoy!

28 days ago

Christian scored this wine: 89/100

Classic and well made Spanish wine from the Rioja Valley, the Hacienda Lopez de Haro, Crianza 2016 offers all that any Spaniard should. Made from 90% Tempranillo, 7% Garnacha and 3% Graciano, the wine delivers aromas of strawberry sauce, fig, black pepper, parmesan cheese, cigar box and cedar. Balanced and tasteful for any occasion, the wine pleases with its supple dried fruit finish. Palate: cherry, dried blueberry, dried leaves, leather, tobacco, wood burner and cedar. Enjoy!

Christian Marcoux

Memorable Wine

Silver Oak, Napa Valley, Cabernet Sauvignon


First Wine

Wow that's long time ago


Unusual Wine Experience

Orange wine from Southbrook


Current Fav Wine

I do love Napa and Ontario wine, but i try expend into South-America

Winner World's Best Drink Writer
WFour-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award