2005 Carruades de Château Lafite, Pauillac

In this vintage Carruades comprises near equal proportions of Cabernet and Merlot, with around 10% of Cabernet Franc. The quality of the second wine of Lafite continues to impress: deep appearance in the glass, with a smooth flowing texture and ample dark mulberry and currant fruit. The 2005 seems more generous than previous Carruades with a pleasing weight and a peppery touch to the tannins. Fresh and pure, this is classic pauillac.

Pricing
Case, 12 Bottles
From a client
1 available
£3,631.20
Case, 12 Bottles
From a client
1 available
£3,644.76

WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    Pauillac, Médoc, Bordeaux, France
  • Grape
    Cabernet Franc
    Cabernet Sauvignon
    Merlot
  • Maturity
    Ready 2012 - 2025
  • Colour
    Red
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
2005 Carruades de Château Lafite, Pauillac