Chateau Lagrange bin soiled label 2000
€ 71,39 (in Vat)
|Region||Bordeaux, St. Julien|
|Label||Slightly Bin stained|
An impressive performance by Lagrange, the 2000 possesses a saturated ruby/purple color with obvious notes of melted licorice, creme de cassis, and toasty new oak. This ripe, dense, full-bodied St.-Julien is chewy, thick, high in tannin, large-bodied, and impressively long and dense. As always, it is less expressive than some of its peers, but it is loaded as well as reasonably priced.
Winespectator / James Suckling (93)
Extremely well-done. Beautifully aromatic, with coffee, cedar and blackberries on the nose. Full-bodied, with fine tannins and a mineral, blackberry aftertaste with medium fine tannins. I haven't had a Lagrange of this quality in years.
Rene Gabriel rates this wine 18/20 points.