Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1999 . PauillacClick the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionChateau Lafite Rothschild 1999
"This prodigious wine is both elegant and intensely flavored, and almost diaphanous in its layers that unfold with no heaviness. An opaque ruby/purple color is accompanied by a complex bouquet of lead pencil, graphite, cedar, creme de cassis, toast, and vanilla. It is medium-bodied, with extravagant layers of richness yet little weight, and a finish that is all sweetness, ripeness, and harmony." (95 pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #140, Apr. 2002)
Estimate: $7,000 - $9,000.
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