CARRUADES DE LAFITE 2016
CHÂTEAU LAFITE-ROTHSCHILD

The second wine of Château Lafite is now regarded as a great wine in its own right (and priced accordingly). Huge improvements in winemaking mean it's arguably better than most vintages of the top wine pre-1990.

With a higher percentage of Merlot (around 45%) Carruades is most attractive when young and can last well into its second decade.

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6 x 75cl case. In stock.

£1,701

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Château Lafite-Rothschild

Lafite is the perfect counterpoint to Latour’s great power and structure. Its style is less about weight and more about elegance, balance, harmony and a certain famous elusiveness in its character. It is not ...

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Product code
01A16CA6
Wine type
Red
Bottle size
75cl
Origin
France > Bordeaux > Médoc > Pauillac
Producer
Château Lafite-Rothschild
Vintage
2016
Grape varieties
Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
Production
conventional