Chateau Lynch-Bages 2012

 A case of 12 Half-bottles (375ML)

Chateau Lynch-Bages 2012: a balanced and powerful Pauillac

A 5th Classified Growth of 1855, Chateau Lynch-Bages is a red wine produced in the Pauillac appellation. With a total area of 90 hectares, the vineyard is planted on soils composed of Garonne gravel typical of the Left Bank. The aging of the wine is carried out in oak barrels for 18 months with a proportion of 75% of new barrels. The Chateau Lynch-Bages 2012 blends 71% Cabernet Sauvignon, 26 % Merlot, 2 % Cabernet Franc and 1 % Petit Verdot.

The chateau Lynch-Bages 2012 is quite a classic wine from this estate, revealing itself to be balanced and powerful at the same time.

Please note, this comment may be questioned depending on the evolution of the product over time.

Wine Spectator : 92 / 100
BordeauxPauillac
Alcohol
13

Dessert wine
No

J. Robinson
16.5+

J. Suckling
92

R. Gabriel
18

Vinous - A. Galloni
91+

Wine Spectator
92

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Grape varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc/Petit Verdot

Vineyard
Medoc

Region
Bordeaux

Appellation
Pauillac

Color
Red

Producer
Chateau Lynch-Bages

Classification
Fifth Growth

Allergens
Contains sulfites