Chateau Lafon Rochet St Estephe 4eme Grand Cru Classe 2008

A red wine from Saint-Estèphe with tannins of great finesse.

A red wine produced in the Saint-Estèphe appellation, the Château Lafon-Rochet is a 4ème cru classé. Aged 40 years on average, the vines enjoy a terroir consisting of deep gravel and gravel on clay. The ageing of the wine is carried out in French oak barrels (of which 50% are new), for 16 to 18 months on average. The 2008 vintage blends 61% Cabernet Sauvignon, 31% Merlot, 4% Petit Verdot and 4% Cabernet Franc.

£59.95
Chateau Lafon Rochet St Estephe 4eme Grand Cru Classe 2008
Chateau Lafon Rochet St Estephe 4eme Grand Cru Classe 2008
Tasting Notes

At tasting, the Château Lafon-Rochet 2008 reveals a complex and fragrant nose, with scents of red fruits, ripe vine peaches and subtle notes of spicy black pepper and nutmeg. The wine shows a balanced structure and wonderful elegance, before offering tannins of great finesse. The finish is generous in fruit, consistent with the nose. Drink from 2018-2025.

At A Glance
Country Of Origin France
Region Bordeaux
Vintage 2008
Producer Chateau Lafon-Rochet
ABV 13%
Volume 75cl
Closure Cork
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