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Château Lynch-Bages 2012 Barrel Sample (Pauillac)

Rating
94
Price
N/A
Region
Wine Type
Red
Alcohol
N/A
Bottle Size
750 ml
Issue Date
4/1/2013
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93–95. Barrel sample. The wine is very dry, layered tannins giving a major sense of structure. It will always have this dry, dense character, very firm, solid and powerful. Roger Voss

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