2010 Château Smith-Haut-Lafitte, Cru Classé Pessac-Léognan

"This is an extraordinary performance once again from the Cathiard family, the proprietors of Smith-Haut-Lafitte. They think the 2010 is even better than the 2009. (I disagree, but only slightly.) This wine has laser-like definition in its an remarkable nose of a subtle charcoal fire interwoven with spring flowers, creme de cassis, blueberry liqueur and spicy wood. Full-bodied, stunningly concentrated, long, rich and moderately tannic, this wine is set for an exceptionally long life of 30-40 years but can be drunk in 5-7. " 98+ points, Robert Parker

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£127.78

WINE DETAILS

  • Region & country
    Pessac-Léognan, Graves, Bordeaux, France
  • Grape
    59% Cabernet Sauvignon
    30% Merlot
    10% Cabernet Franc
    1% Petit Verdot
  • Maturity
    Ready 2017 - 2027
  • Colour
    Red
  • Sweetness
    Dry
  • Style
    Still
  • Unit Volume
    Bottle (75cl.)
2010 Château Smith-Haut-Lafitte, Cru Classé Pessac-Léognan

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