Château Lafleur Pomerol
A stunning rich purple. The nose is spicy, cedar and black pepper with an obvious. The attack is intense, with black olives, tapenade, raspberry leaf, bristling with intent.
International Wine CellarSaturated, bright ruby-red. Brooding, liqueur-like aromas of blackberry, cassis, smoked meat, licorice and menthol. Compellingly dense, sweet and concentrated, with silky fruit that saturates the entire palate without any excess weight. A very backward, firmly structured wine that offers an uncanny combination of early sweetness and firm but harmonious acidity. The wine's dark fruit and licorice flavors spread out impressively on the back end, which features huge but smooth tannins and terrific l...
Wine SpectatorRating: Barrel Tasting - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/30/06
Wine AdvocateRating: (95-97) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 164 on Apr-06