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Anthony Gismondi on Wine
Chateau Laforgetext
90POINTS
16½/20

Chateau Laforge 2011

Saint Émilion, Libourne, Bordeaux, FranceTwo hectares purchased in 1998 on five different parcels of soil blending 92/8 merlot/cabernet franc. Look for floral, black cherry, smoky, savoury aromas with notes of pepper, meat, orange peel and tobacco aromas. Dry, round, full, elegant and slightly tannic palate. Warm orange, cherry, coffee, vanilla, peppery, cedar, toasty flavours. Good intensity and finesse, needs 2-4 years but drinkable now.Tasted: 04 October 2014Tasted by: Anthony Gismondi and Stuart TobePrices: BC 90.00 Producer: Château LaforgeDistributors: Vintage West Wine Marketing
Blend: Merlot - Cabernet Franc