Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1981 . PauillacClick the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionChateau Lafite Rothschild 1981
"This wine... reveals the classic Lafite bouquet of red and black fruits, cedar, fruitcake, and tobacco-like aromas. In the mouth, this medium ruby/garnet-colored wine displays a delicacy of fruit and sweet attack, but subtle, well-defined flavors ranging from tobacco, cigar box, cedar, and fruitcake. This is a savory, soft Lafite-Rothschild that is pleasing to both the intellect and the palate." (91 pts. Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book 3rd Ed., Jan. 1998)
Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000.
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