Vintage 2018

Château Lafite Rothschild, Pauillac (1ème Cru Classé)

Product Code: DU6118RC

Tasting Notes

"Dark colour with glints of purple giving the wine a bright, lively appearance. The nose is still quite closed but suggests tremendous depth. Aromas of black and red fruit, and cedar, characteristic of Lafite`s wines, then emerge. On the palate, the attack is impressive thanks to a remarkable blend that expresses its full harmony and power in a long, fresh finish. This was an unusual year, and yet Lafite managed to demonstrate its extraordinary potential while at the same time keeping its balance and elegance."

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Aged in French oak barrels for 15 months 70% new.

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James Suckling 99/100

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