Château Léoville Poyferré 1996

Bordeaux

1500 mL bottle  |   VINTAGES#:  16523
$735.00
RP
93
Château Léoville Poyferré 1996 from LCBO
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    This fabulous 1996 was tasted three times from bottle, and it is unquestionably the finest wine produced by this estate since their blockbuster 1990. Medium to full-bodied, with a saturated black/purple color, the nose offers notes of cedar, jammy black fruits, smoke, truffles, and subtle new oak. In the mouth, there is impressive fruit extraction, a tannic, full-bodied structure, and a classic display of power and finesse. The longer it sat in the glass, the more impressive the wine became. Backward, and massive in terms of its extract and richness, this should prove to be a sensational Leoville-Poyferre for drinking over the next three decades. Anticipated maturity: 2007-2028. Score - 93. (Robert Parker Jr., robertparker.com, April 22, 1999)

    PRODUCT DETAILS

    Release Date:
    April 16, 2020
    1500 mL bottle
    Alcohol/Vol:
    13%
    Made In:
    Bordeaux, France
    By:
    Ulysse Cazabonne
    Sweetness Descriptor:
    XD - Extra Dry
    Style:
    Full-bodied & Firm
    Varietal:
    Bordeaux

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    PRODUCT DETAILS

    Release Date:
    April 16, 2020
    1500 mL bottle
    Alcohol/Vol:
    13%
    Made In:
    Bordeaux, France
    By:
    Ulysse Cazabonne
    Sweetness Descriptor:
    XD - Extra Dry
    Style:
    Full-bodied & Firm
    Varietal:
    Bordeaux
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