Vintage 2018

La Chapelle de Lafon-Rochet, Saint-Estèphe

Product Code: DU8918RC

Tasting Notes

A vintage marked by a beautiful maturity and a great aromatic expression. Tart red berry notes give way to an elegant and balanced tannic structure. The greedy finish is prolonged by a beautiful sweetness, a lot of crunch and blackcurrant aromas. La Chapelle 2016 presents a charming wine, with structured tannins and lets the Cabernet Sauvignon express itself with great finesse.

Profile

Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
14.5
FRANCE
6
Cork
La Chapelle de Lafon-Rochet
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            [MediaNotes] => James Suckling 94/100

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Aged for 12 months in 40% new French oak.

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James Suckling 94/100

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