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    Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1986
    Pauillac
    owc
    Bottle (12)

    The Delano Collection. All wines purchased in 1997 in one bulk purchase from an incredible wholesaler. These wines have been temperature controlled their whole life, but most recently removed from an impeccable temperature controlled underground cellar in Southern California.

    "...The 1986 Lafite-Rothschild continues to offer an exquisite bouquet at 30 years of age. This is beautifully defined, still full of energy, with copious blackberry, clove, leather and graphite aromas that seem to gain momentum in the glass. The palate is extremely well balanced with a crystalline quality, filigree tannin, perfectly pitched acidity, a quintessential Lafite-Rothschild with a sense of energy and focus undiminished by time. This finish displays immense purity and refinement, one of the most mineral-driven Lafites that I have encountered, whilst the aftertaste seems to linger for over one minute. It must rank as one of the finest wines from the estate." (98 pts. Neal Martin, Wine Advocate #228, Dec. 2016)


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    April, 2021
    8th Thursday
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