Château Lafite-Rothschild 2017

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Parker : 97-99 / 100
J. Robinson : 17 / 20
Wine Advocate-Parker :
Composed of 96% Cabernet Sauvignon with 3.5% Merlot and 0.5% Petit Verdot, the deep garnet-purple colored 2017 Lafite Rothschild is a little shy on the nose to begin, opening out to scents of crushed blackcurrants, black cherries and warm black plums with touches of yeast extract, charcuterie, cigar box and fertile loam plus a hint of iron ore. POW--the paradoxically ethereal, medium-bodied palate hits you with vibrant, exhilarating black fruit and previously latent floral layers, supported with fantastic freshness and super fine-grained, pixelated tannins, finishing with persistent mineral and perfumed layers. Truly. Stunning.
BordeauxPauillac
Wine Spectator
96

Alcohol
12.5

J. Robinson
17

J. Suckling
98

Vinous - A. Galloni
94-97

Dessert wine
No

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Vineyard
Medoc

Grape varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc/Petit Verdot

Area
Bordeaux

Appellation
Pauillac

Color
Red

Producer
Château Lafite-Rothschild

Classification
1er cru classe

Parker
97-99

Allergens
Contains sulphites