The La Lagune 2009 is oozing with ripe fruit. In the bouquet sweet fruit – cassis with hints of raspberries and liquorice – very young and fresh. On the palate same story – rich juicy fruit with layers of very ripe soft tannins. Very fruity with a good acidity. The alcohol level is at 14% but not a noticeable problem currently. It’s a quite atypical La Lagune with all the juicy red fruit aromas, and it will be exiting to follow. Very different from the fine 2005 – but at the same level quality wise.
Tasting Notes for this producer
- Chateau La Lagune 2009 October 27, 2012
- Chateau La Lagune 2005 October 26, 2012
- Chateau La Lagune 2000 October 3, 2012
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