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Château Lafon-Rochet Saint-Estèphe 2005, Duclot

  • 103827QC-STK
  • Red
  • Merlot, Cabernet-sauvignon, Cabernet franc, Petit verdot
  • 2005
  • 750 ml
Unavail.

Château Lafon-Rochet Saint-Estèphe 2005, Duclot

  • 103827QC-STK
  • Red
  • Merlot, Cabernet-sauvignon, Cabernet franc, Petit verdot
  • 2005
  • 750 ml

Available format

Unité 2/CS 3/CS 6/CS 12/CS
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Detailed info

Wine description

Château Lafon-Rochet Saint-Estèphe 2005, Duclot
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Tasting notes

Dense ruby/purple colour, with aromas of spices, nutmeg and white pepper, the wine is medium to full-bodied. On the palate, the tannic structure is sublime and brings an elegant finish of an exceptional length.

Producer

DUCLOT

Vinification and aging

A 10 to 15 day alcoholic fermentation followed by partial malolactic fermentation in new oak barrels. The ageing last 6 to 8 months in new French oak barrels, followed by an additional 6 to 7 months in used French oak.

Terroir

Quaternary era gravel overlying clay-limestone sub-soil.

Vintage

2005

Variety

Merlot, Cabernet-sauvignon, Cabernet franc, Petit verdot

Colour

Red

Country

FRANCE

Region of production

Bordeaux

Sub-Region

Médoc

Appellation

Saint-Estèphe

Scores and awards

91

WA

pts
90

WS

pts

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