1992 LES FORTS DE LATOUR 1992

Bordeaux - Second wine
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85-89 / 100

Good

1992 LES FORTS DE LATOUR 1992

Bordeaux - Second wine

Condition Good

Stock : 8 bottles
215,00 € tax incl. 179,17 € tax excl.
Stock : 0 bottle
155,00 € tax incl. 129,17 € tax excl.
Avis d'expert
85 / 100
Robert PARKER - The Wine Advocate
Robert PARKER - The Wine Advocate
(12-1994)
The 1992 Forts de Latour is supple and fruity, with fine color and low acidity. surprisingly light and easy-going.
85 / 100
Franck Dubourdieu
Franck Dubourdieu
(9-2007)
Features
Vintage 1992
Rating 85-89
Classification Bordeaux - Second wine
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Pauillac
Colour Red
Volume 0.75 l
Price From 200 € to 300 €
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Château Latour
Country France
Château informations
Latour
Latour

Château Latour is ranked Premier Cru Classé in the Official Classification created in 1855.


There are 2 other Châteaux in the Pauillac appellation which also benefit from the prestigious title of 1er Cru Classé: Lafite Rothschild and Mouton Rothschild


Latour is the epitome of excellence in good years and bad ones. Among the greatest vintages, the most beautiful achievements of the chateau: 1920, 1929, 1949, 1955, 1959, 1961, 1970, 1982, 1990, 2000.


Created around 1680, Château Latour's vineyard is one of the oldest in the Médoc. At the heart of the estate, the main parcel, called "l'Enclos", is made up of 47 hectares of old vines that are preciously maintained, because only they are able to give birth to the "Grand Vin". The 18 hectares of exterior plots, the vines less than 10 years old and the possibly downgraded cuvées produce the second wine of the estate, "Les Forts de Latour". The wine of Château Latour is an example of regularity regardless of the quality of the vintage. Firm, tannic and concentrated in its youth ...


Read more on the article "Latour, Premier Cru Classé in 1855"

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