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Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1997

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Klassificatie Cru Classe
Wijnsoort Rood
Jaar 1997
Land Frankrijk
Streek

Bordeaux, Pauillac

Inhoud 0,75
Conditie In Original Wooden Case
Etiket Perfect
Drinkbaar -2020
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Parker (92)

Only 26% of the crop made it into the final blend, resulting in only 15,000 cases of the 1997 Lafite-Rothschild. Readers should not ignore this wine because of the negative press surrounding the 1997 vintage. It boasts an opaque dense purple color in addition to a gorgeously sweet, expansive perfume of cedar wood, black currants, lead pencil, and minerals. What follows is a fat mid-palate, medium body, explosive fruit and richness, soft tannin, and a velvety texture. It is a beautiful, compelling Lafite-Rothschild that can be drunk young, yet promises to evolve for 15+ years. Although one of the most forward Lafites ever tasted, it is all the more captivating because of this characteristic. Don't miss it!

Winespectator (90)

Wonderfully complex on the nose, with licorice, spice, berry and tobacco character. Medium-bodied, with fine tannins and a delicious finish.

Overige (18)

Rene Gabriel rates this wine 18/20 points.

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