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Chateau Lynch-Bages 2001

Bordeaux Red Blends from Pauillac, Bordeaux, France
  • ST 91
  • RP 91
  • WS 90
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Winemaker Notes

"Showing far better after 13-14 months in cask than it did early in its life, this wine has fleshed out, put on weight, and shows the typically full-bodied, corpulent, earthy, leathery, black currant style that has made Lynch-Bages so popular with consumers. The wine is lush, pure, and just a lot of fun to drink. Anticipated maturity: 2005-2017. P.S. Think of it as a slightly beefier version of the charming, elegant yet flavorful 1999."
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Critical Acclaim

ST 91
International Wine Cellar

RP 91
The Wine Advocate

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WS 90
Wine Spectator

Chateau Lynch-Bages

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Chateau Lynch-Bages, , France - Bordeaux
Chateau Lynch-Bages
Overlooking the Gironde estuary at the entrance to Pauillac, the vines of Lynch-Bages are located on the Bages plateau, on one of the finest gravelly rises in the appellation. The estate once belonged to the famous Lynch family, of Irish origin, and was acquired by Jean-Charles Cazes in 1934. His grandson, Jean-Michel Cazes restructured the estate in 1974, adding state-of-the-art winemaking equipment, while keeping the former wooden vats as a reminder of the... View More