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Château Lagrange Saint-Julien 3ème Grand Cru Classé

Wine Description

(2009 Vintage) Intense aromas of blackberry and smoke. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and long finish. Solid and tight.

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    A classy, elegant, austere Lagrange, more in the style of 06 than 03. Medium-dark ruby color. Nose of dark fruits, a touch of green bell pepper, cola. Medium-bodied, big tannins now but I think this will be a really enjoyable and delicious wine in 5-8 years. 91+

    over 4 years
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    ¥7538 Ukiukiwine

    10 months
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  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast on 00/00/0
  • Robert Parker
    (2003 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2006
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (2006 Vintage) 66% Cabernet Sauvignon; 22% Merlot; 7% Petit Verdot. This somewhat sturdy and well-stuffed youngster starts out with complex aromas of cassis, stone and graphite and for a moment hints that it might be plush on the palate. It nonetheless turns out to be a bit little bit backward and a touch on the tough side, but it shows plenty of depth and promises good things with six to eight years of age.