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Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste Red Bordeaux Blend Pauillac 1994

Winemaker's Notes:

Berry Bros & Rudd review: A stylish full-bodied Pauillac that is elegantly scented with fine quality fruit and tannins and very good length. Approachable now but would benefit from another 5 years bottle age.

Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste:
This estate has a history going back to the 16th century and passed through several families. The name 'Grand Puy' refers to the raised ground apon which the estate stands and 'Lacoste' is the name of a family who owned it during the 19th century and who built the Chateau at around the time it became a 5th growth in the 1855 classification.The Borie family,who already owned Ch... Read more
This estate has a history going back to the 16th century and passed through several families. The name 'Grand Puy' refers to the raised ground apon which the estate stands and 'Lacoste' is the name of a family who owned it during the 19th century and who built the Chateau at around the time it became a 5th growth in the 1855 classification.The Borie family,who already owned Chateau Ducru-Beaucaillou in Saint-Julien,bought it in 1978 and began a long programme of improvements and renovations.There are 90 hectares in total but only 50 are under vine. There is a grand wine plus a second wine called 'Lacoste-Borie' that made its debut in 1982 Read less

External Reviews for Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste Red Bordeaux Blend Pauillac

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
07/28/2010

Grand-Puy-Lacoste's 1994 is a very good to excellent wine that falls just short of being outstanding. The wine displays a fine dark ruby/purple color, an expressive, open-knit bouquet of smoky oak and rich red and blackcurrants. It possesses surprisi... Robert Parker. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1994 Grand-Puy-Lacoste 750ml



Berry Bros & Rudd review: A stylish full-bodied Pauillac that is elegantly scented with fine quality fruit and tannins and very good length. Approachable now but would benefit from another 5 years bottle age.

Dietary Information: Organic

Wine Specs:

Sugar: 750 ml grams per liter

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