Château La Tour Haut-Brion Cru Classé de Graves 2004 - Lot of 2 Bottles

Château La Tour Haut-Brion Cru Classé de Graves 2004

  • Black fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color: Red
  • 13.50 %
  • 1.5L
  • Intensity
  • Classic

Related to the iconic Mission Haut-Brion, this classic wine from Pessac-Léognan will delight you with its marked finesse and elegance. More info

  • Quantity: 2 Bottles
  • Level: 2 into-neck
  • Label: 2 slightly marked label
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Pessac-Léognan
  • Classification: Cru Classé de Graves
  • Producer/Owner: Domaines Clarence Dillon
  • More information....

Château La Tour Haut-Brion Cru Classé de Graves serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Poularde truffée, Tournedos rossini, Canard sauvage.

Peak: Drink until 2022

  • Vintage score: 15/20
  • What the experts say...

    "The elegant 2004 La Tour Haut-Brion exhibits resiny notes intermixed with blueberries, cherries, and earth. While pinched in the finish and displaying austere tannin, it is a fresh, elegant, restrained effort" R. Parker (06/2007)

    Lot presentation
    Château La Tour Haut-Brion Cru Classé de Graves

    Cuvée presentation

    La Tour Haut Brion is a classic, elegant, thoroughbred Pessac. Its bouquet develops aromas of cigar boxes, undergrowth and blackberry jam. Beautifully direct, well-balanced and delicate in the mouth. A truly great wine, now incorporated into La Mission Haut-Brion.

    Information about domain Château La Tour Haut-Brion

    Bought out by the owners of Châteaux Haut-Brion and La Mission Haut-Brion, La Tour Haut-Brion was the smallest of the red Graves crus classés in terms of vineyard area. Production ended with the 2005 vintage; the vineyards were then devoted to the production of Château La Mission Haut-Brion. La Tour Haut-Brion was one of Pessac-Léognan's most sought-after reds. Never the most demonstrative of wines, it has always produced elegant, thoroughbred wines which age gracefully.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 2 Bottles
    • Level: 2 into-neck
    • Label: 2 slightly marked label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Wine cabinet
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13.50 %
    • Country/Region: Bordeaux
    • Appellation/Wine: Pessac-Léognan
    • Classification: Cru Classé de Graves
    • Producer/Owner: Domaines Clarence Dillon
    • Vintage: 2004
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: Drink until 2022
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Conventional
    • Size (in ha): 5.5
    • Volume: 27000 bottles
    • Intensity: Classic
    • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Merlot

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