Carruades de Lafite Pauillac 1996
|Region||France, Bordeaux, Pauillac|
|Brand||Carruades de Lafite|
Aromas of currant and cigar box. Full-bodied, with silky tannins and a medium finish. Ready to go.--'95/'96 Bordeaux retrospective. Drink now.
The 1997 Carruades de Lafite includes 40% Merlot, resulting in a floral, opulent, rich, round effort. This offering is meant to be drunk young, but will last for another 10 years. Last tasted, 1/02.