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Château Lafont-Fourcat

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2023
89
Smoky black raspberries, cherries, and licorice form the character here. The wine is medium-bodied, forward, and fruity, with a touch of chocolate that comes in at the end. This will provide enjoyment on release. Drink from 2026-2032. 88-90 Pts.

Smoky black raspberries, cherries, and licorice form the character here. The wine is medium-bodied, forward, and fruity, with a touch of chocolate that comes in at the end. This will provide enjoyment on release. Drink from 2026-2032. 88-90 Pts.

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2023
91
Chocolate-covered black cherries, flowers, licorice, and flowers create the aromatic profile. The medium-bodied wine is soft, lush, creamy, and chocolatey, finishing with black cherries, and plums. Not much of this wine is produced. But, if you see it grab it. It sells for a song for a wine at this level of quality. Produced from 100% Merlot. Drink from 2027-2038. 90-92 Pts.

Chocolate-covered black cherries, flowers, licorice, and flowers create the aromatic profile. The medium-bodied wine is soft, lush, creamy, and chocolatey, finishing with black cherries, and plums. Not much of this wine is produced. But, if you see it grab it. It sells for a song for a wine at this level of quality. Produced from 100% Merlot. Drink from 2027-2038. 90-92 Pts.

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2023
89
Flowers, white peaches, orange rind, and lemons are ripe, sweet, fruity, juicy, and ready-to-go as soon as the wine hits the stores. Drink from 2025-2028. 89 Pts

Flowers, white peaches, orange rind, and lemons are ripe, sweet, fruity, juicy, and ready-to-go as soon as the wine hits the stores. Drink from 2025-2028. 89 Pts

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2022
90
Flowers, smoke, licorice, espresso and black cherries open the wine. The palate is medium-bodied, soft, fresh, and fruity, with a sweet, vibrant, cherry and chocolate character, leaving you with more of those ripe fruits in the finish. The wine blends 60% Merlot with 40% Cabernet Franc. Drink from 2025-2034. 89-91 Pts.

Flowers, smoke, licorice, espresso and black cherries open the wine. The palate is medium-bodied, soft, fresh, and fruity, with a sweet, vibrant, cherry and chocolate character, leaving you with more of those ripe fruits in the finish. The wine blends 60% Merlot with 40% Cabernet Franc. Drink from 2025-2034. 89-91 Pts.

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2022
93
Deeply colored, the wine is loaded with lush, dark supple-textured, creamy, black and red fruits. There is a nice depth of flavor, and ample layers of dark red fruits, chocolate and licorice, with a spicy influence that comes in on the backend of the finish. Not much of this wine is produced. But, if you see it grab it. It sells for a song for a wine at this level of quality. Produced from 100% Merlot. Drink from 2025-2038.. 92-94 Pts.

Deeply colored, the wine is loaded with lush, dark supple-textured, creamy, black and red fruits. There is a nice depth of flavor, and ample layers of dark red fruits, chocolate and licorice, with a spicy influence that comes in on the backend of the finish. Not much of this wine is produced. But, if you see it grab it. It sells for a song for a wine at this level of quality. Produced from 100% Merlot. Drink from 2025-2038.. 92-94 Pts.

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2018
90
Medium bodied, the smoky black raspberries and licorice come through in the nose and on the silky, soft palate. You should be able to enjoy this young. 89-91 Pts

Medium bodied, the smoky black raspberries and licorice come through in the nose and on the silky, soft palate. You should be able to enjoy this young. 89-91 Pts

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2018
91
Deep in color, the wine is soft, supple and shows hints of minerality along with its juicy, fresh, dark cherry profile. This will take a few years before it really begins shining. 90-92 Pts

Deep in color, the wine is soft, supple and shows hints of minerality along with its juicy, fresh, dark cherry profile. This will take a few years before it really begins shining. 90-92 Pts

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2016
89
With a smoky, licorice, black cherry and juicy black plum character, the is juicy, sweet and fresh, with a soft, polished, medium bodied finish.

With a smoky, licorice, black cherry and juicy black plum character, the is juicy, sweet and fresh, with a soft, polished, medium bodied finish.

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2016
90
Medium bodied, and approachable, the wine is soft, forward and shows an easy, going, sweet red and black cherry charm all the way through..

Medium bodied, and approachable, the wine is soft, forward and shows an easy, going, sweet red and black cherry charm all the way through..

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2014
88
Lush, sweet, ripe and filled wine with licorice and black cherries with an ample early drinking, fruity charm. 87-89 Pts

Lush, sweet, ripe and filled wine with licorice and black cherries with an ample early drinking, fruity charm. 87-89 Pts

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2011
86
A special cuvee from this producer with licorice, stone and ripe berries, soft textures, medium body and an easy-to-like personality. 85-87 Pts

A special cuvee from this producer with licorice, stone and ripe berries, soft textures, medium body and an easy-to-like personality. 85-87 Pts

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