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Ch Lafite Rothschild 1995

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25 6 £200.00 3837 days ago
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closed 14/12/2008, 09:24 PM

Lot size: 1 bottle of 750 ml each Wine type: Red, 1995 vintage
Tax status: Duty PaidQuestion Mark Origin: Pauillac, Bordeaux, France
Fill level: Into Neck (IN)Question Mark Grape variety:

"The 1995 Lafite-Rothschild (only one-third of the harvest made it into the final blend) is a blend of 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Merlot, and 8% Cabernet Franc. The wine was showing spectacularly well when I tasted it in November, 1997. It exhibits a dark ruby purple color, and a sweet, powdered mineral, smoky, weedy cassis-scented nose. Beautiful sweetness of fruit is present in this medium-bodied, tightly-knit, but gloriously pure, well-delineated Lafite. The 1995 is not as powerful or as massive as the 1996, but it is beautifully made with outstanding credentials, in addition to remarkable promise.

95 points"

Robert Parker, Wine Advocate (115), February 1998

Other details

Bought from auction in 2002 and stored in private cellar since then (at around 16 degrees).

Shipping details

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Returns policy: Private sale - No returns
The wine can be collected: From postcode CT1 , Kent, United Kingdom
Shipping Method: Recorded delivery
Shipping paid by: buyer
Cost of delivery: £7.50
Delivers to UK
Other countries delivered to: UK

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