Lynch Bages Premier 2006

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This was bought for me as a present on the strength of a bottle we had which was also a Sauvignon Blanc/Semiilon combination and this was even bett... Read more

Smoke, water and moss on the nose. Potent. Tobacco and black currant with a hint of floral and red fruits (cherry and raspberry). Potent tannins an... Read more

Fresh and pure aromas and flavors. 90 pts. -Wine Spectator Grand Tour 5/5/12 Read more

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Snooth User: colinrchorley
330901,228
5.00 5
09/13/2009

This was bought for me as a present on the strength of a bottle we had which was also a Sauvignon Blanc/Semiilon combination and this was even better. The Semillon added that sweet citrus quality but the Sauvignon Blanc was so so refreshing and smooth. Combined it quenches your thirst beautifully only for wanting more to quench your thirst soon after. But its so easy to drink, the bottle disappeared too quickly. Excellent wine.


Snooth User: Rodolphe Boulanger
63471,856
4.00 5
01/29/2009

Smoke, water and moss on the nose. Potent. Tobacco and black currant with a hint of floral and red fruits (cherry and raspberry). Potent tannins and lots of promise.


Snooth User: VegasOenophile
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4.00 5
06/30/2012

Fresh and pure aromas and flavors. 90 pts. -Wine Spectator Grand Tour 5/5/12


Snooth User: edub
151871330
3.50 5
01/18/2010

This wine played possum over a sampling in the decanter for several hours. Closed and tight for the first few hours, it was unassuming and subtle with high level of tannins, oak, and acidity. It finally opened up after about 6 hours or air, and was brilliant, with red fruits with a touch of vanilla, a great mid palate, and long finish that made its exist with a bit of molasses and sweet tannins. This wine had some finesse as well. I wanted more but it was consumed by the time it started to show.


Snooth User: mistersplice
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3.50 5
05/20/2012

look = 6/10, smell = 15/20, taste = 13/20; total = 34/50

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Snooth User: Brian Hammond
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3.00 5
06/26/2011

Still too closed in the bouquet. Will try to taste the wine again in 2-3 years from now.


External Reviews for Lynch Bages Premier

External Review
05/18/2010

1 x 1500ML Magnum


External Review
05/18/2010

1 x 6000ML Impériale


External Review
07/19/2009

from France.


External Review
05/18/2010

1 x 3000ML Double-Magnum


External Review
06/30/2010

Overlooking the Gironde estuary at the entrance to Pauillac, the vines of Lynch-Bages are located on the Bages plateau, on one of the finest gravelly rises in the appellation. The estate once belonged to the famous Lynch family, of Irish origin, and was acquired by Jean-Charles Cazes in 1934. His grandson, Jean-Michel Cazes, restructured the estate in 1974, adding state-of-the-art winemaking equipment, while keeping the former wooden vats as a reminder of the 19th century. The grapes are all hand picked and then carefully sorted before crushing. A very strict selection is made prior to blending and the wine is traditionally aged in oak barrels before bottling


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Source: Flaschenpost Weinservice GmbH
07/14/2010

Sattes Purpur. Leicht animalische, dann rauchige Nase. Fleischig im Ansatz, mit einer gehörigen Portion runder, saftiger Tannine. Langes Finale. Ein fülliger, reicher Wein.


External Review
11/12/2009

A Bordeaux Blanc wine from Bordeaux in France. 2006 Lynch Bages Blanc de Lynch Bages 750ml


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Winemaker's Notes:

This is as good as Pavillon Blanc de Ch Margaux and guess what's best?- it is less than half the price!

This is as good as Pavillon Blanc de Ch Margaux and guess what's best?- it is less than half the price!

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