Lacoste Borie 2008, Ac Pauillac, 2nd Wine Of Château Grand Puy Lacoste

Bordeaux Left Bank Bordeaux-Left Bank
Bordeaux, France

$29.90 (249011)

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89 pts
5
September 17, 2011

Critic Reviews (4)

John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

This is an earthy, stony, succulent second wine from Grand-Puy-Lacoste, with solid flavour intensity and lingering...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Characteristically Paulliac with musky, masculine appeal and minerality. Great length to this palate with a range of...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

The ‘second wine’ of Château Grand-Puy-Lacoste, I have always found the Lacoste Borie label delicious and elegant, if...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This has quite gamy/meaty notes, with lead pencil and red plum fruit. It's medium weight, compact and firmly...

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Community Reviews (1)

imf
imf

fourth./final Red at LCBO Old World Wine appreciation:
-Crimson, brown red
-woody, musty, smoke
-medium firm tannins
-smoke and vanilla flavour
-round and soft finish- long finish
-dry
Good wine but I feel like I could find something comparable for less.
Well balanced but I'm not sure I would call it good value.

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