Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2008

Château Lafite Rothschild (Pauillac)

RP91WS87

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The Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2008 (£626.40) is a red wine made by Château Lafite Rothschild from Pauillac that is made of petit verdot, merlot, cabernet sauvignon and cabernet franc of 2008 and shows an alcoholic strength of 12%. The Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2008 is the ideal red to combine with game and red meat. 3,5 of 5 points is the average score of this red according to Drinks&Co users while experts give the following evaluation: robert parker: 91 and wine spectator: 87.

Technical sheet · Carruades de Lafite

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2008 Other vintages
Appellation:Pauillac (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Lafite Rothschild
Volume: 150cl Other volumes
Score: RP91WS87
Grapes: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot
Pairing: StartersMeatCheeseBraised BeefRed meatGame
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 12%

Description · Château Lafite Rothschild

Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2008 (Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot)

TASTING NOTES OF Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2008:

  • View: Carruades de Lafite 2008 shows a magnificent brick
  • Nose: beautiful nose of black currant and chocolate
  • Mouth: encontran return to the aroma onto the palate full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a long, fruity finish. Fine texture

GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc

WINERY: Château Lafite Rothschild

Château Lafite Rothschild

While the first known reference to Lafite dates back to 1234 with a certain Gombaud of Lafite, abbot of the Monastery of Vertheuil north of Pauillac, Lafite as the existence of Medieval property is documented from the fourteenth century. The name Lafite comes from "la hite" Gascon language voice...

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Posted on at 21.06

4 /5

Coffee aromas. A taste of nothing in particular, just wine.
A wine for special occasions.
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Posted on at 07.52

3 /5

It's awesome

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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2015

Paul Wing
Paul Wing

4/5

It was given to us in a wine tasting stand of red.
At the sight it is red ruby. Aromas of violets. I liked its acidity.
It would have been better with meat.
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Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2011

Peter Samuels
Peter Samuels

4/5

Carruades de Lafite Pauillac Magnum 2011
I enjoyed with a good friend.
A with a nice colour. Smells of wood. It was a little too acid for my taste, although I'm aware that taste is a matter of choice.
I had it with fish, but I didn't...
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Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2010

Edward Harris
Edward Harris

4/5

I would highlight the aromas of tobacco. Salty touch, like the sea, cool.
A wine with too much body.
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Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2001

Adam Smith
Adam Smith

4/5

Les Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2001
A beautiful vivid colour. It mainly smells like chocolate. It has a good acidity.
It is better not to pair this with food, as otherwise its fabulous taste might not be appreciated adequately....
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Reviews about Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2000

Hayley Thompson
Hayley Thompson

3/5

Nice colour. This Carruades de Lafite Magnum 2000 has a toffee aftertaste. Light wine, more than expected.
It's a safe bet with a good potato stew.
Opened it at a couples' night.
As a...
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