Sold Out Chateau Lafite Rothschild 2009
JS
100
James Suckling
RP
97
Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate
WS
98
Wine Spectator
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Chateau Lafite Rothschild 2009

Product description

A deep bouquet of dark fruit and licorice. The palate is full-bodied and already expressive, but then becomes tighter, expressing power and exuberance. The youth of this Lafite does not hide its energy, but the distinctive elegance and complexity are already there.

Blend: 82.5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Merlot, 0.5% Petit Verdot.

100 Points - James Suckling     This is what the Medoc is all about. The freshness and delicacy of this wine in combination with its serious concentration and firm core are totally stunning. Time has already worked its magic and this is already delicious, but has decades in front of it. Drink or hold.

98 Points - Wine Spectator     This is stunning for its ability to take massively endowed fig, currant paste and crushed plum fruit flavors and harness them with ultrasuave freshly roasted espresso, black tea and ganache notes. A seductive style, long and velvety, with the dense core of black fruit and smoldering iron just waiting and waiting. Best from 2020 through 2040.

97 Points - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate     The deep garnet colored 2009 Lafite Rothschild bursts from the glass with red and black currant preserves, warm plums, mulberries and kirsch scents plus suggestions of sweaty leather, cigar box and menthol. Medium-bodied, elegant and firmly structured, it has wonderful freshness and a long earthy/meaty finish.

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