Chateau Lafon-Rochet St Estephe 2010

Owned and opeated by the Tesseron family, this Fourth Growth Chateau is known for producing wines of elegance, purity, and soil-driven fruit. The renowned 2010 vintage of this wine is dominated by 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, rounded out with 30% Merlot. Vibrant and fruit-forward, the wine shows flavors of plums, red fruit, and tobacco leaf, with firm structure and gritty tannins giving way to a lasting finish.

Cabernet Sauvignon

This hardy variety boasts an inimitable LeBron-like melding of power and grace; its durability, singularity and intensity are prized throughout the wine world, from Bordeaux to Napa Valley.
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Bordeaux, France

France's Gironde River estuary and its most prolific wine zone. Aristocratic reds from 'the Cabernets' and Merlot are complemented by a smaller number of whites both dry and sweet (Sauternes).