A Grand Cru Classe of Saint-Estephe, Chateau Lafont-Rochet boasts an exceptional vineyard spread over 41 hectares of vines, on the left bank of Bordeaux.
This terroir is home to a great diversity of soils, including clay loams, clay and sandy soils. The Chateau Lafont-Rochet 2018 is the Grand Vin of the estate and is made from a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon (64%), Merlot (26%), Cabernet Franc (4%) and Petit Verdot (6%).
Produced with the utmost respect for the terroir from the oldest vines in the vineyard, the Chateau Lafont-Rochet 2018 expresses the typicality of a great Saint-Estephe wine.
Deep garnet-purple colored, the 2018 Lafon-Rochet is scented of cassis, blackberries, herbs and soil with tar and underbrush. Medium to full-bodied, the palate is firm and grainy with herb sparks and an earthy finish.