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Chateau Lasségue
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16¾/20

Chateau Lasségue 2005

Saint Émilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, FranceVery spicy, licorice, plum jam, coriander, black olive, orange, floral, vanilla, savoury, peppery, cherry aromas. Rich, round, full, vibrant palate with good acidity and concentration and grainy but supple tannins. Vanilla, chocolate, orange, black olive, peppery, licorice, clove, spicy, meaty, savoury flavours with bright plum and cherry fruit. Long, full and intense, has very good aging potential, keep for 7-15 years.Tasted: 15 March 2009Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices: BC 289.00 speculative - Summit Fine Wines AB 238.00 Producer: Chateau LasségueDistributors: Summit Fine Wines
Blend: Merlot - Cabernet Franc - Cabernet Sauvignon