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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Château Smith Haut Lafitte

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Pessac Léognan

Grape Variety:

Sauvignon Blanc Semillon

Château Smith Haut Lafitte Blanc, Pessac Léognan, 2015

6x75cl £450.00

1 case Equiv. £75.00 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

‘The 2015 Smith-Haut-Lafitte Blanc is a blend of 90% Sauvignon Blanc, 5% Sauvignon Gris and 5% Sauvignon Blanc matured in 50% new oak. It has a crisp, conservative bouquet, tightly wound at first, reticent even, though with a couple of minutes' swirling, it reveals intense fresh lime flower, pink grapefruit, guava and blood orange scents. The palate is extremely well balanced with a silver bead of acidity, a dab of sour lemon than cleanses the mouth, followed by pink grapefruit, citrus lemon and green apple notes towards the long finish. This is another outstanding white Smith-Haut-Lafitte from winemaker Fabien Tietgen and the famille Cathiard. 94-96/100’. - Neal Martin, The Wine Advocate

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