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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Lagrange

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

St Julien

Grape Blend:

Cab. Sauvignon | Merlot

Château Lagrange, 3ème Cru Classé, St Julien, 2017

6x75cl £185.00

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Tasting Note:

Lagrange was badly affected by the frost. The sample we tasted was true to the house style, lean, athletic Cabernet fruit, and very little weight or mid-palate. It feels stringier and more meagre than usual and very short. Lagrange has been showing quite well at Southwold in recent vintages, so it evidently does put on weight during elevage, but this feels like a big leap of faith.

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