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Carruades de Lafite 2003

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Lot size: 12 bottles of 750 ml each Wine type: Red, 2003 vintage
Tax status: Duty PaidQuestion Mark Origin: Pauillac, Bordeaux, France
Fill level: Question Mark Grape variety: Bordeaux Blend

Tasting Notes for Carruades de Lafite, 2003:
A spectacular value as well as a sleeper of the vintage is the 135,000-bottle cuvee of 2003 Carruades de Lafite (50% Merlot, 48% Cabernet Sauvignon, and 2% Cabernet Franc). This amazing effort rivals such superb second wines as the 1989 Bahans-Haut-Brion and 1982 Forts de Latour. A serious red, it is sexy, opulent, rich, and luscious with silky tannin, enormous body, and wave after wave of mocha-infused black cherry and cassis fruit. It is almost too good to be believed. While drinkable now, it should evolve for 12-15 years or longer. Wine Advocate #164 (Apr 2006)
Parker Points: 93
Drinking Period: 2006-2021

Other details

Held by the Wine Society in temperature controlled conditions since purchased 'en premier'
excellent provenance. One of the worlds most sought after wines.

2003 Les Carruades de Lafite Pauillac, Bordeaux Rouges. Average price: £223 per bottle,

all duty and taxes paid, ready for delivery by the wine society

Shipping details

Payment methods: cheque and bank transfer
Returns policy: No return
The wine can be collected: From postcode CM13, Essex, United Kingdom
Shipping Method: Wine will be sent in a protective air wrap box
Shipping paid by: buyer
Cost of delivery: £10 for both bottles
Delivers to UK
Other countries delivered to: UK Please contact me for cost of overseas delivery
Insurance options: Insurance will be part of the postage, up to £250

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