LES FORTS DE LATOUR 2nd Wine of Chateau Latour 2003 Bottle - NO DISCOUNT (los)
Red Still Wine | France | Bordeaux | Pauillac | 75cl
£199.95 / £1,199.70 case
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Closure Type: Cork
Wine Style: Full Bodied
THE WINE ADVOCATE (RoberT Parker) Rating: 92 points - Drink Date: 2006 - 2021
"The 2003 Les Forts de la Tour possesses a dense ruby/plum/purple color in addition to notions of cold steel, lead pencil shavings, and creme de cassis. Full-bodied, opulent, heady, rich, and lush, it can be drunk now or cellared for 15+ years. What can one say about proprietor Francois Pinault and his manager, Frederic Engerer? A strong argument can be made that in 2001, 2002, 2003, and 2004, Latour produced the wine of the vintage, although it has plenty of competition in the Northern Medoc in 2003. Moreover, the bargains are the estate’s least expensive cuvee, Pauillac, followed by Les Forts de Latour, Latour’s second wine which continues to increase in quality."