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Château Lynch‑Bages Pauillac 5ème Grand Cru Classé
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Winemaker's Notes

"An utterly profound Lynch-Bages, this wine continues to remind me of a hypothetical blend of the 1990 and 1989. Interestingly, when I asked Jean-Michel Cazes to rank his top four vintages of Lynch-Bages, he ranked the 1989 first, followed by three vintages that he said were essentially equivalent in quality - 1990, 1996, and 2000. The 2000 Lynch-Bages exhibits a dense purple color, loads of glycerin and extract, big, muscular, sweet creme de cassis notes, with hints of new saddle leather, earth,...

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  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
  • Wine Advocate