Château La Lagune

Haut-Médoc Red Bordeaux Blend

9.1586 ratings
9.1129 pro ratings
Haut-Médoc, Médoc, Bordeaux, France
Red Bordeaux Blend
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9.2

The 2015 La Lagune is terrific. Powerful and dense on the palate, with big, potent tannins, it will need at least a few years to fully come together. Hints of tobacco, cedar, licorice and smoke add shades of aromatic nuance. This is a fabulous effort. Don't miss it. (Antonio Galloni, Vinous, February 2018)

The 2015 La Lagune is terrific. Powerful and dense on the palate, with big, potent tannins, it will need at least a few years to fully come together. Hints of tobacco, cedar, licorice and smoke add shades of aromatic nuance. This is a fabulous effort. Don't miss it. (Antonio Galloni, Vinous, February 2018)

Apr 4th, 2019
Sipping Fine Wine

Has long history that dates back to the 16th century, under King Henri IV. In 1999, Chateau La Lagune was sold to the Frey family, and 2000 was their first vintage. A blend of 60% Cab Sauv, 35% Merlot & 5% Petit Verdot, aged 14 months in French, 50% new. Aromas of fruits, floral and earthy notes. On the palate cherry and sweet plum flavors, notes of cacao and licorice with underlying freshness. Fine tannins, tight needed more time, great mouthfeel, lingering ending with oak & tart fruits. Very nice!

Has long history that dates back to the 16th century, under King Henri IV. In 1999, Chateau La Lagune was sold to the Frey family, and 2000 was their first vintage. A blend of 60% Cab Sauv, 35% Merlot & 5% Petit Verdot, aged 14 months in French, 50% new. Aromas of fruits, floral and earthy notes. On the palate cherry and sweet plum flavors, notes of cacao and licorice with underlying freshness. Fine tannins, tight needed more time, great mouthfeel, lingering ending with oak & tart fruits. Very nice!

Dec 30th, 2018
Matt Perlman

Consistently good experience with La Lagune which I can’t say for some of the fancier classed growths...this one was maybe slightly past it but still a treat

Consistently good experience with La Lagune which I can’t say for some of the fancier classed growths...this one was maybe slightly past it but still a treat

Oct 29th, 2018
David Kline

Better than the ‘82

Better than the ‘82

Jun 23rd, 2018
David Kline

Happy Fathers Day to me.

Happy Fathers Day to me.

Jun 18th, 2018
Eric Guido

Earthy and characterful with crushed woodland berries, plum, mint, cedar and hints of sweet undergrowth. It was soft on the palate, with brisk acidity, savory minerals and tart red berry fruits. The finish was long, and slightly tart, yet also savory and stimulating--a great food wine and in a very nice place.

Earthy and characterful with crushed woodland berries, plum, mint, cedar and hints of sweet undergrowth. It was soft on the palate, with brisk acidity, savory minerals and tart red berry fruits. The finish was long, and slightly tart, yet also savory and stimulating--a great food wine and in a very nice place.

Jun 15th, 2018
Bob McDonald

Black currant with some Mint and Leafy notes. Chest of cedar drawers. Dusty medium bodied palate with medium intensity and length. A nice silkiness to the fine grained tannins with a hint of bitterness. In its development very much on the plateau and could stay there for a while yet before tapering off. Summation: A good 3rd Growth in an excellent vintage.

Black currant with some Mint and Leafy notes. Chest of cedar drawers. Dusty medium bodied palate with medium intensity and length. A nice silkiness to the fine grained tannins with a hint of bitterness. In its development very much on the plateau and could stay there for a while yet before tapering off. Summation: A good 3rd Growth in an excellent vintage.

Apr 22nd, 2018
Beau Carson

Not the greatest vintage, but this wine clearly has excelled.

Not the greatest vintage, but this wine clearly has excelled.

Feb 7th, 2018
Cathy Corison

Owner/Winemaker Corison Winery

9.2

2009 Claret tasting with tasting group. Served after tasting with dinner. Perfume! Lovely development.

2009 Claret tasting with tasting group. Served after tasting with dinner. Perfume! Lovely development.

Jan 29th, 2018
Yianni Stoner

UGC Tasting - San Francisco

UGC Tasting - San Francisco

Jan 27th, 2018