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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Lafite Rothschild

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pauillac

Grape Blend:

Cab. Sauvignon | Merlot

Carruades de Lafite, Pauillac, 2009

12x75cl £2,805.00

2 cases

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Tasting Note:

50.6% Cabernet Sauvignon, 42.2% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc and 2.2% Petit Verdot. It doesn't matter what we say or what the critics say, this will be one of if not the most sought after wine in this campaign. There has been a steady improvement in quality here, but it is certainly not as impressive as its stable mate Duhart Milon, although it will command a much heftier price... Pretty, fragrant nose of sweet red berries, slate and flowers. Bright and concentrated on the palate, with searing cassis fruit, beautiful classy texture, fine tannins and a mineral finish.

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