Château Lafon Rochet 2016 – Saint-Estèphe, Cru Classé

Château Lafon Rochet 2016 – Saint-Estèphe, Cru Classé

The noseiselegant, racy and offers a beautifularomatic range, richness (but all in elegance), finesse, power as well as a good finesse of the grain. It reveals notes of cassis, ripe cherry and more slightlywildredberriesassociatedwithsmall touches of flowers (violet, cornflower, lilac), discreethints of graypepper/Cubenpepper, spices as well as adiscreet/imperceptible hint of saffron. The palateisfruity, well-balanced, elegantfine and offers a beautifuldefinition/finesse, a fine acidulous frame, suavity, gourmandize, tension as well as a verybeauytiful finesse of the grain. On the palatethiswine expresses notes of blackberry, cassis and more slightly cherry, raspberryassociatedwith fine touches of juicy/ripe blueberry as well as discreethints of chocolate, toasted and an imperceptible hint of Bourbon vanilla. Tannins are fine and elegant. The finish isveryfinelypowerfulA beautifulpersistence! A beautifulsuccess! 

Note (Score): 17.25+/20

Note (Score): 95/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 01:201

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)