Chateau Langoa Barton St Julien 3eme Grand Cru Classe 2011
A fabulous Bordeaux from 3rd Growth Cru Classé Château Langoa-Barton
The aromas are predominatly spicy with notes of leather. Good balance of tannin and alcohol.
63% Cabernet Sauvignon 34% Merlot 3% Cabernet-Franc
Château Langoa-Barton, classified as one of fourteen Troisièmes Crus (Third Growths) in the historic Bordeaux Wine Official Classification of 1855, was the first of the two Bordeaux wine estates bought by Hugh Barton in the 1820s, the other being Château Léoville-Barton
Wine Spectator 90 points
JancisRobinson.com 16 points
Neal Martin 91-93 points