1997 Chateau Latour 750ml

Regular price
$1,699.00
Regular price
$1,764.00
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$1,699.00
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Nestled within the sun-drenched heart of Pauillac, this Monster is the most powerful of the five first growths. Renowned for its iconic "Les Forts de Latour" vineyard, meticulous winemaking, and powerful, age-worthy wines, Latour embodies the pinnacle of French winemaking.

A Story Rooted in Grand Cru:

Château Latour boasts a lineage as revered as its wines. From its meticulously tended Enclos vineyard, planted with over 90% Cabernet Sauvignon, this Grand Cru Classé whispers secrets of sun-soaked slopes and mineral-rich soils. Hélène Genin, the estate's talented winemaker, meticulously guides each vintage, letting the magic of Latour unfold naturally.

Accolades of Enduring Grandeur:

The 1997 Latour has garnered universal acclaim, captivating the hearts and palates of critics:

  • Jancis Robinson MW: 17/20
  • CellarTracker: 92/100
  • Tom Cannavan: 92/100
  • Falstaff: 91/100
  • DCAMW: "Medium to deep ruby-red with dark pigmentation. Aromas are intense & chocolatey with notes of coffee, tobacco & plenty of clean, cedary oak. Initially the fruit is quite closed, the palate shows tobacco & chocolate flavors & is enlivened by fresh acidity. The structure is plush, velvety & cedary. The fruit on the mid-palate opens to show warm plum & chocolate hints, with cassis touches. Alcohol adds a little warmth to the finish which is big but well-balanced."

Own a Piece of History:

Owning a bottle of the 1997 Château Latour is more than just acquiring a fine wine; it's securing a piece of Bordeaux legend. From its prestigious Grand Cru heritage to its masterful expression of terroir, this wine promises an unforgettable tasting experience that will forever be etched in your memory.

Key Details:

  • Region or Appellation: Pauillac, Medoc / Bordeaux / France
  • Classification: 1er Grand Cru Classé
  • Blend: Cabernet Sauvignon (over 90%), Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot
  • Alcohol ABV: 12.5 - 14.3%
  • Sweetness: Dry
  • Drinking Window: 2000-2020
  • Closure Type: Cork

Add the 1997 Château Latour to your cellar and let its magic unfold.

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