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Le Petit Lion du Marquis de Las Cases Second vin (no reserve) 2012 - Lot of 3 Bottles
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Le Petit Lion du Marquis de Las Cases Second vin (no reserve) 2012 - Lot of 3 Bottles

Le Petit Lion du Marquis de Las Cases Second vin (no reserve) 2012

A superb introduction to the wines from Château Léoville Las Cases, this second wine is produced from the domain’s young vines.

  • Color: Red
  • Quantity 3 Bottles
  • Level: 3 into-neck
  • Label: 3 very slightly marked label
  • Origin: Private individual
  • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
  • Viticulture: Conventional
  • Recoverable VAT: No
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation: Saint-Julien
  • Producer/Owner: SC du Ch. Léoville Las Cases (Consorts Delon)
  • Domain: Château Léoville Las Cases
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Rating
85+/100Wine Advocate (Parker/Martin)
88/100Wine Spectator
16,5/20Jancis Robinson
90/100J.-M. Quarin
  • Service temperature16°
  • Peak Drink ideally by 2030

Tasting notes - Extract
"The second wine of Leoville Las Cases, the 2012 Le Petit Lion, has a dense ruby/purple color, loads of tannin, undeniable minerality, blackcurrants and earth. It is medium-bodied, firm and austere" R. Parker (04/2015)