Original
259 Ratings
Château Lynch‑Bages Pauillac 5ème Grand Cru Classé

Wine Details

Varietal

Red Blend

Style

Red

Region

PauillacBordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(From 2011 Vintage) Daring, innovative and with a reputation for often being the last to harvest, Jean-Charles Cazes defined the style of Lynch-Bages in the 1930's. The wine's distinctive character has earned it a place amongst Pauillac's greatest. It combines structure, finesse and elegance, offering generous aromas in its youth and developing deeper complexities with bottle age.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2006 Vintage) The power and elegance of a great Pauillac Daring, innovative and with a reputation for often being the last to harvest, Jean-Charles Cazes defined the style of Lynch-Bages in the 1930's. The wine's distinctive character has earned it a place amongst Pauillac's greatest. It combines structure, finesse and elegance, offering generous aromas in its youth and developing deeper complexities with bottle age.

Expert Reviews
Read all 5 expert reviews
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2008 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 08/11/2011
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 08/01/2011
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/31/2009
  • Robert Parker
    (From 1989 Vintage)
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1989 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate on 6/00