Château Lafon Listrac-Médoc 2016
CHÂTEAU LAFON LISTRAC-MEDOC
This wine reveals a constant, regardless of the color shades due to different vintages , the dress is clear , crystalline , bright and well- sustained intensity , visual inspection is very important because it often reveals the civil shine of a wine.
Rich, complex, it offers a range of floral aromas (violet in a young wine , peony after a few years ) , dried fruits ( prunes ) with delicate shades of undergrowth , toast and hints of vanilla .
End , flexible, net attack , Château Lafon does not mark its elegance under the misleading framing of a wooded end too strong , preferring to assert its "personnalité médoquine" finely tannic and elegant, lingering finish that confirms pleasantly .
Their noble tannin providing great aging potential.
This Cru Bourgeois, colorful, fleshy and remarkable bouquet , saw its qualities repeatedly distinguished in exhibitions and competitions , both in France and abroad.
At the heart of the Medoc vineyard is Listrac-Médoc, Tea with beautiful gravelly ridges where the vine flourishes, and 3 km from the village, the Lafon castle is located in the center of a hamlet that bears his name.
Château Lafon in Listrac Médoc Cru Bourgeois is one of the oldest wine estates in the town, owes its fame to a great winemaker of the last century, Mr. Dominique Duat: in the VII th edition of "Bordeaux and its Wines" (1908). Edward Feret noted producing 50 barrels of red wine in his commentary, added: "Well kept in the most perfect way, it produces a full bodied and colorful fine wine, rated the best in the country."
It is successively Mrs. Boye, M. Flamerie Chapel, Mr. Theron. Since 2011, it is owned by Groupe Bel Eden.
Producer: Chateau Lafon - Listrac-Medoc
Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit verdot
Alcohol: 12.5 - 13.5% VOL
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