2008 Carruades de Lafite Magnum

Château Lafite Rothschild (Pauillac)

RP91WS87

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The 2008 Carruades de Lafite Magnum ($828.00) is a red wine made by Château Lafite Rothschild from Pauillac that is based on the best of petit verdot, merlot, cabernet sauvignon and cabernet franc of 2008 and shows an alcoholic strength of 12%. The 2008 Carruades de Lafite Magnum is the ideal red to combine with game and red meat. Uvinum users reviewed this red wine with 4 of 5 points while renowned wine guides give the following ratings: robert parker: 91 and wine spectator: 87.

Technical sheet · Carruades de Lafite

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2008 Other vintages
Appellation:Pauillac (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Lafite Rothschild
Volume: 150cl Other volumes
Score: RP91WS87
Grapes: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
Pairing: MeatAppetizersCheeseBraised BeefRed meatGame
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 12%

Description · Château Lafite Rothschild

2008 Carruades de Lafite Magnum (Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot)

TASTING NOTES OF 2008 Carruades de Lafite Magnum:

  • View: Carruades de Lafite 2008 shows a magnificent brick
  • Nose: beautiful nose of black currant and chocolate
  • Mouth: encontran return to the aroma onto the palate full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a long, fruity finish. Fine texture

GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc

WINERY: Château Lafite Rothschild

Château Lafite Rothschild

While the first known reference to Lafite dates back to 1234 with a certain Gombaud of Lafite, abbot of the Monastery of Vertheuil north of Pauillac, Lafite as the existence of Medieval property is documented from the fourteenth century. The name Lafite comes from "la hite" Gascon language voice...

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4/5

Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2008

Deep Burgundy colour. Surprising the smell of strawberries of this Château Lafite Rothschild.The toasted flavours liked me.
This Carruades de Lafite Magnum does not need food to accompany....
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Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2015

Hayley Thompson
Hayley Thompson

4/5

The first time I drank it with people from Château Lafite Rothschild.
Deep Burgundy colour. Concentrated aroma of red fruit jam. Taste of ripe fruit in the mouth.
We had it with a birthday cake.
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Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2011

Jessica Barker
Jessica Barker

4/5

Carruades de Lafite Pauillac Magnum 2011
Good smell of coffee and toffee. This Bordeaux tasted like what it has to be, that is grapes.
Excellent QPR.
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Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2010

Joel Adams
Joel Adams

4/5

Rather clear red hue. Smells of wood.Fabulous and fresh.
I definetely wouldn't pair this wine with fish dishes.
I have shared a bottle with my boss in more than one occasion.
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Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2001

Edward Collins
Edward Collins

4/5

Drinking it with a lover for a romantic dinner is perfect.
Brillant ruby red colour, high layer. Good smell of coffee and toffee. It tasted ok .
A that escorted us from the starters to the desserts.
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Hayley Thompson
Hayley Thompson

4/5

Les Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2001
Noticeable aromas of cherry and licorice. This has a very very long aftertaste.
In the end, this Les Carruades de Lafite Magnum is good with a little acidity really pleasant.
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