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  • Decanting time

    2h
  • When to drink

    2020-2035

The Story

Thanks to the rigour and all the meticulous care lavished on this growth on a daily basis, Château Lascombes can claim to be one of the top wines of Margaux. Both firm and unctuous in style, the wine has individual character and an ageing potential which enables cellaring for decades. The high proportion of Merlot in the blend also makes it very easy to enjoy during its first years.

Combining power and elegance and an unctuous and tannin-rich texture, Château Lascombes is a complex wine. In its youth, it always has an amazingly deep colour. On the palate, finesse and a rich texture combine with very stylish fine-grained tannins. 
Gradually over the years, Château Lascombes should be enjoyed again and again so as to fully appreciate its complexity of flavour and to see how its structure has developed a more and more suave mouth-feel.

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Dark purple red with violet hue and almost black centre. Well concentrated nose with aroma reminsicent of ripe blackcurrants, blackberries and elderberries, toasted oak, cold smoke and gingerbread spices. On the palate fullbodied, almost opulent with excellent length, well structured and balanced tannins. A wine showing a classic Margaux character in a modern interpretation.
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Margaux, Margaux

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 Markus Del Monego / Best Sommelier in the World 1998, MW (Germany)  tasted  Château Lascombes 2013  ( Château Lascombes )

"Dark purple red with violet hue and almost black centre. Well concentrated nose with aroma reminsicent of ripe blackcurrants, blackberries and elderberries, toasted oak, cold smoke and gingerbread spices. On the palate fullbodied, almost opulent with excellent length, well structured and balanced tannins. A wine showing a classic Margaux character in a modern interpretation. "

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