Carruades  de  Lafite  2016 – Pauillac

Carruades  de  Lafite  2016 – Pauillac

The nose is elegant and offers concentration, racy minerality, nesse as well as power. It reveals notes of Boysen berry and small notes of crushed red fruits (raspberry, cherry) associated with small touches of violet, toasted, caramelization as well as discreet hints of Sichuan pepper. The palate is juicy, fresh, well- balanced and offers a beautiful de nition, a beautiful acidulous structure as well as a beautiful suavity. On the palate this wine expresses notes of crunchy cassis, crushed raspberry and small notes of crunchy strawberry associated with small touches of chocolate, juicy small red fruits, toasted, caramelization as well as discreet hints of sweet spices. Tannins are ne and elegant. Good length. There are very discreet hints of almond as well as a ne chew on the nish/persistence.

Note (Score): 17/20

Note (Score): 94/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 01/2019

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Rouge (Red)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)