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Chateau Latour Camblanes Premières Côtes de Bordeaux 2008

Winemaker's Notes:

The second wine of legendary Chateau Latour. About 70 % Cabernet, 30 % Merlot-- though the exact proportion of grape varieties will vary slightly from year to year. Aged 18 months in half new and half one-vintage barrels.

External Reviews for Chateau Latour Camblanes Premières Côtes de Bordeaux

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/19/2013

This is rounded and pure, with red and black currant, black tea, roasted apple wood and sanguine notes all gliding through the supple, focused finish. Not big, but has balance and length. Drink now through 2017. -JM Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Forts de Latour, Les 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/03/2012

The second wine seems to have picked up most of the Merlot from the Latour vineyards (31.5% Merlot and 66.5% Cabernet Sauvignon dominate the blend). The 2008 Les Forts de Latour is a forward, pure wine displaying remarkably sweet tannins along with a... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Forts de Latour, Les 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/14/2013

This is rounded and pure with red and black currant black tea roasted apple wood and sanguine notes all gliding through the supple focused finish. Not big but has balance and length. Drink now through 2017. -JM Wine Spectator.


External Review
05/18/2010

A case of 1 750ML Bottle


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
04/17/2009

66.5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 31.5% Merlot, 2% P.V.; 47% of the vintage was used to produce this wine. This was another very rich wine, showing lots of red raspberries, casis and black pepper. This wine showed some presence of new oak, had big chewy tann... John Sweeney. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2008 Forts de Latour, Les 750ml



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The second wine of legendary Chateau Latour. About 70 % Cabernet, 30 % Merlot-- though the exact proportion of grape varieties will vary slightly from year to year. Aged 18 months in half new and half one-vintage barrels.

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