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Carruades de Lafite 'Château Lafite Rothschild' 2003

Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub Region Pauillac
Bottling Estate Bottled
Type of Wine Red wine
Year 2003
Bottle size 0.75 L
Packaging Loose
Rating Scale 91-95
Rating 93
Rating Agency Robert Parker
Label gl-vsdl
Capsule good condition
Level neck
Excl. Vat: €235.00 Incl. Vat: €284.35
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Availability: In stock
Stock: 2
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.

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