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1978 Lafite Rothschild Lafite Rothschild Bordeaux Pauillac France Still wine

1978 Lafite Rothschild

Lafite Rothschild

87Average Score
flagBordeaux / France
Red

This wine is distinctively herbaceous and cedary, with surprisingly high acidity, and aggressive tannin in the finish. Its medium garnet color and smoky, roasted herb-scented nose are followed by a wine with good fruit on the attack, but an angular, sharp finish. The wine appears to be closer to full maturity than its younger sibling, the 1979. Anticipated maturity: Now-2010. Last tasted 10/97 Jan 1998, www.robertparker.com

Robert Parker    Score: 87/100

Bts-0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace£494.00
Mags-0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace£988.00
Mags-0 Immediate | 4 MarketplaceDuty Paid£988.00
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