Château Lafite Rothschild 1972

Château Lafite Rothschild (Pauillac)

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The Château Lafite Rothschild 1972 : a red wine from Pauillac produced by Château Lafite Rothschild vinified with petit verdot, merlot, cabernet sauvignon and cabernet franc from 1972. The Château Lafite Rothschild 1972 is the ideal red to combine with magret and red meat. According to Drinks&Co users, this red wine earns 3,8 out of 5 points.

Description · Château Lafite Rothschild

Château Lafite Rothschild 1972 (Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot)

TASTING NOTES OF Château Lafite Rothschild 1972:

  • View: Deep ruby ​​purple.
  • Nose: a characteristic aroma of black currants, licorice and cedar flavors
  • Mouth: rich texture and full-bodied flavors of plums and herbs.

APPELLATION: Pauillac.

GRAPES: 70% cabernet sauvignon, 25% merlot, cabernet franc 3%, 2% Petit Verdot.

TEMPERATURE: 16 °C

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 06.56

4/5

Château Lafite Barons de Rothschild 1972

Reminds me of tea. A slight flavour of raspberries this red.
I do not know whether I prefer this 1972 or the previous vintage.
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Posted on at 04.54

3.5/5

Château Lafite Rothschild 1972 is divine

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Reviews about Château Lafite Rothschild 2016

Gloria Kent
Gloria Kent

4/5

Lafite Rothschild Pauillac 2016
This Lafite Rothschild Pauillac had good scents of red fruits. Astringent, rough taste.
Excellent QPR.
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Reviews about Château Lafite Rothschild 2015

Albert Green
Albert Green

4/5

It's hard to be found in stores, so buy it online.
the has a very shutdown color. Aromas of leather and tobacco. It reminded me of berries .
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Adam Smith
Adam Smith

4/5

Chateau Lafite Rothschild 2015
I bought it here and I was very satisfied.
Deep cherry red colour. It has aromas that reminded me of white roses. It has a good acidity.
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Reviews about Château Lafite Rothschild 2014

Paul Wing
Paul Wing

4/5

I recommend buying this wine online.
Cherry, middle layer. You can appreciate the tobacco smell. I didn't notice any aftertaste.
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