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Chateau les Forts de Latour Pauillac 2005

Winemaker's Notes:

92 RPBordeaux Red 3-6 week arrival

External Reviews for Chateau les Forts de Latour Pauillac

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

It took four days after this bottle was first opened for the wine to shed the tough reductive character in the tannin and begin to show the plump claret this will become with time. What initially feels dark ripe and dry-as-a-drought turns toward juicy red and black currant fruit underlined by pleasantly bitter chocolate tannin. Les Forts is produced from the young vines at Latour s Grand Enclos (the main vineyard) from lots that do not make it into the first wine plus selections from three ot


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

Deep garnet in color this is scented of warm black berries anise oolong tea and smoked meat. The palate is a little restrained and though just beginning to open into some layers is still quite taut with a solid structure supporting the generous flesh. -Lisa Perrotti-Brown Robert Parkers Wine Advocate.


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/04/2014

It took four days after this bottle was first opened for the wine to shed the tough reductive character in the tannin and begin to show the plump claret this will become with time. What initially feels dark ripe and dry-as-a-drought turns toward juicy red and black currant fruit underlined by pleasantly bitter chocolate tannin. Les Forts is produced from the young vines at Latour s Grand Enclos (the main vineyard) from lots that do not make it into the first wine plus selections from three other estate parcels. Wine & Spirits.



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