1996 Lafon Rochet Bordeaux Blend
Bordeaux Blend - 750ML

  • WA 90
  • WS 90

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WA 90
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 1999
One of the sleepers of the 1996 vintage Lafon-Rochet has turned out an atypically powerful rich and concentrated wine bursting with black currant fruit. The opaque purple color gives way to a medium to full-bodied tannic... One of the sleepers of the 1996 vintage Lafon-Rochet has turned out an atypically powerful rich and concentrated wine bursting with black currant fruit. The opaque purple color gives way to a medium to full-bodied tannic backward wine with terrific purity a sweet concentrated mid-palate and a long blockbuster finish. This wine remains one of the finest values from the luxury-priced 1996 vintage...
WS 90
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, January 1999
Dark-colored with floral spice and dark-fruit character; the mineral and spice flavors follow through on the palate. Medium- to full-bodied with silky tannins and a caressing texture. A refined and balanced Lafon-Rochet...
Color & Type Red
Varietal Bordeaux Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region St Estephe
Vintage 1996