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La Lagune 2000

Label
RegionBordeaux
SubregionHaut Medoc
ColourRed
TypeStill
Grape VarietyCabernet Sauvignon/Merlot

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Colour Region Vintage Wine Size Qty Units Price IB GBP Per Score
Bordeaux2000La LaguneBT0 \ 77800.001289 JS788.88888889.0089.00Lagune0.7510
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Tasting Notes

89
James Suckling, Wine Spectator (Mar 31, 03), March 2003

Deep ruby colour, showing a little fade to garnet at the rim. This has a complex, layered and mature nose of ripe black cherry, blackcurrant, cedar and forest floor with just a hint of sweet spice. The palate is textured and nuanced, with classic M├ędocain tannins now softened into the wine, supporting the core of pure blackcurrant, black cherry and bramble fruit. Notes of forest floor, leather, and cedar put this wine right in the middle of its drinking window. A perfect balance between ripeness of fruit, tertiary flavours, and softened tannin make this a classic, moreish claret with a long and pure finish. Delicious right now.

94
Farr Vintners, Farr Tasting, October 2015
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Deep ruby with garnet fade at the rim. The nose is ripe with blackcurrant and black forest fruits, with hints of cedar and sweet spice. The palate is ripe and soft, the ripe tannins melding nicely into the body of the wine which exudes blackcurrant, black cherry and a little brambly fruit. Layers of nutmeg and cedar give this polished, glossy wine more complexity. This has shaken off the structure of its youth and now has a juicy core with no hard edges that lingers on the long finish.

94
Farr Vintners, April 2015
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