2006 Laville-Haut-Brion Blanc

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  • Bordeaux Blanc
  • 1.5L
  • WA 98
  • WS 93

Reviews for 2006 Laville-Haut-Brion Blanc

WA 98
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, February 2009
An absolutely staggering vintage for this historic and tiny estate this 2006 has a huge nose of tropical fruit including pineapple as well as a liqueur of minerality with quince white citrus and a hint of subtle toast... An absolutely staggering vintage for this historic and tiny estate this 2006 has a huge nose of tropical fruit including pineapple as well as a liqueur of minerality with quince white citrus and a hint of subtle toast. Full-bodied with huge concentration an almost flinty mouthfeel zesty acidity and a monster finish this is a prodigious Laville Haut-Brion that needs about 10 years of cellaring and should last 30 or more years.
WS 93
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, March 2009
($580) Very lemony with hints of vanilla and cream on the nose. Reminds me of a baby grand cru Burgundy. Full-bodied showing lots of coconut and toasty oak character with lemon curd on the finish. A bit ponderous and... ($580) Very lemony with hints of vanilla and cream on the nose. Reminds me of a baby grand cru Burgundy. Full-bodied showing lots of coconut and toasty oak character with lemon curd on the finish. A bit ponderous and thick now but flavorful and structured. Powerful and layered. Best after 2011. 500 cases made.