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2002 Lafite Rothschild Lafite Rothschild Bordeaux Pauillac France Still wine

2002 Lafite Rothschild

Lafite Rothschild

95Average Score
flagBordeaux / France
Red

A brilliant offering and a candidate for wine of the vintage, this is classic Lafite that reminded me somewhat of the 1976, although the vintage conditions were completely different. This is a medium-weight, quintessentially elegant style of Lafite with notes of lead pencil shavings/graphite along with black currants, plums, and crushed rocks/mineral. Wonderfully pure, dense, with a deep ruby/purple color and loads of fruit, definition, and a long finish, this is a brilliant, elegant Lafite Rothschild that builds incrementally in the mouth and has more power and density than it initially seems. Anticipated maturity: 2008-2025. Apr 2005, www.robertparker.com

Robert Parker    Score: 94/100

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