Château Grand Puy Lacoste 5ème Grand Cru Classé (no reserve) 1982 - Lot of 1 Bottle
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Château Grand Puy Lacoste 5ème Grand Cru Classé (no reserve) 1982

  • Black fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color: Red
  • 13 %
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Classic
  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 high-shoulder
  • Label: 1 very marked label, 1 slightly bin-soiled label
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Pauillac
  • Classification: 5ème Grand Cru Classé
  • Producer/Owner: Famille Borie
  • More information....

Château Grand Puy Lacoste 5ème Grand Cru Classé serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Gigot de sept heures, Grive en tourte, Carré d agneau aux herbes.

Peak: Drink until 2020

  • Vintage score: 19/20
  • What the experts say...

    Ce vin absolument spectaculaire (...) arbore une robe encore intacte d'un rubis-pourpre opaque, et révèle un nez classique de cassis et de cèdre, typique des grands Pauillac. Encore jeune et peu évolué, il se montre massif et très corsé en bouche, où il manifeste en outre une concentration sensationnelle. Il dévoile par paliers un abondant fruité de cassis, où l'oin décèle des notes de raisin tant l'ensemble est intense et vif. (...) Source : Robert Parker (9/95)

    Lot presentation
    Château Grand Puy Lacoste 5ème Grand Cru Classé

    Cuvée presentation

    Grand-Puy Lacoste's vineyard is planted on gravelly soil and has the particularity of not having any Cabernet Franc. The resulting wines have a great capacity to age. Richly-coloured, tannic, vigorous and full-bodied, they are considered to be a perfect example of classic Pauillac. In good vintages they can rival the Médoc's finest wines.

    Information about domain Château Grand Puy Lacoste

    Located on the Bages plateau in Pauillac, this château results of the division of the immense domain Grand-Puy Lacoste in the 18th century into Château Lynch-Bages and Château Grand Puy Ducasse. Classified fifth growth in 1855, François-Xavier Borie managed to raise Grand-Puy Lacoste among the best of the appellation. The second wine of the property is called Lacoste-Borie.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 high-shoulder
    • Label: 1 very marked label, 1 slightly bin-soiled label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Space in a wine storage facility
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: no
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Bordeaux
    • Appellation/Wine: Pauillac
    • Classification: 5ème Grand Cru Classé
    • Producer/Owner: Famille Borie
    • Vintage: 1982
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: Drink until 2020
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Conventional
    • Size (in ha): 50
    • Volume: 180000 bottles
    • Intensity: Classic
    • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 5% Petit verdot
    Château Grand Puy Lacoste 5ème Grand Cru Classé
    Château Grand Puy Lacoste 5ème Grand Cru Classé

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    Château Grand Puy Lacoste 5ème Grand Cru Classé (no reserve) 1982

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