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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Grand Puy Lacoste

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pauillac

Grape Variety:

Cab Sauvignon Merlot

Château Grand Puy Lacoste, 5ème Cru Classé, Pauillac, 2005

12x75cl £900.00

2 cases Equiv. £75.00 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

This château belongs to Francois-Xavier Borie, who also owns and makes Haut-Batailley, but the two Pauillacs are very different: Grand-Puy-Lacoste shows much more forward fruit and secondary flavour development and is immediately a much more seductive wine, its rich currant fruit laced with toast, mocha and mushroomy complexity, dissolving seductively into a persistent finish of great balance and length. Quite delicious.

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