Reviews about 2009 Château Lafon-Rochet

Château Lafon Rochet (Saint-Estèphe)

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  • Château Lafon-Rochet 2009

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    • 4 /5
    ORIGIN OF NAME: Saint-Estèphe AOC

    TIME to taste it: Lunch with friends
    CONSUMPTION IDEAL: 2014/2030
    TEMPERATURE: 15/18 ° C
    PAIRING: Meat dishes
    GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon 55%, Merlot 40%, 3% Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot 2%
    ALCOHOL: 13.5%
    OF TANNIC RATING: 9/10
    Pairings: meat-based dishes

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  • Château Lafon-Rochet Saint-Estèphe 2009

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    • 4 /5
    Château Lafon-Rochet was classified as one of the ten Crus Quatrièmes - Grand Cru Classé. The castle is owned by the Tesseron family which also owns the well-known Chateau Pontet-Canet in Pauliac. For this Cuvée only be used grapes from the oldest vines. These provide for a high concentration,...
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  • Château Lafon-Rochet 2009

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    • 4 /5
    TASTING NOTES:
    Perhaps the finest Lafon Rochet ever made, the purity, freshness, and sweet, rich, blueberry and boysenberry fruit and hint of pen ink that are found in this opaque purple-colored wine are impressive. Massive in the mouth, with freshness, delineation, and sweet tannin, it is a...
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