5ème cru classé

Château Lynch-Bages, 5ème cru classé, 2010

RRP £116

This bombards your nostrils with rich, full fruit – it’s like you’re bobbing around in the vats with the juice. The wine is so open-armed and inviting, but might crush you with its friendly-giant hug. There’s more zing and acidic lift on the palate which carries the opulent fruit and brings energy. This needs years to soften and recede a bit from its almost bellicose concentration and sheer magnitude – it multiplies and swells in the mouth.

Score

Wine Details

Colour

Red

Wine Style

Still

Drink dates

2026 - 2046

Origin

Country

France

Region

Bordeaux

Sub-region

Médoc & Haut Médoc

Area

Pauillac AOP

Tasting Information

Blind

No

Tasted by

Ella Lister

UK Stockist

Grand Vin Wine Merchants

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