Trustpilot

5€ discount on your first order for any purchase over 50€ with the code "WELCOME"

Carruades de Lafite 1996
Bottle (75cl)

161.00 Incl. tax

Our customers recommend us

Product availability :

In stock

Earn 4.83 € discount on your next purchase

4.83 € automatic discount for the purchase of this product thanks to our loyalty program

Receive your bottle at home between
04-29 and 05-09.

Estimated dates for metropolitan France

Need some advice?

Call us on +33 (0) 9 54 28 64 36
or contact us via our instant messenger
  • Label : Damaged
  • Authentic product
    Authentic product
    Expertised by Chateau.com
  • Robert Parker
    86-88/100
    RobertParker.com
  • Robert Parker
    88/100
    Wine Spectator

About Carruades de Lafite 1996
Bottle (75cl)

A velvet monster!
The 1996 vintage of Carruades de Lafite is often considered one of the best vintages of the second wine of Château Lafite Rothschild.

The Carruades de Lafite 1996 is made from a blend of two grape varieties: 63% Cabernet Sauvignon and 37% Merlot.
On the nose, the Carruades de Lafite 1996 offers an intense bouquet distilling aromas of blackberries ripe blackcurrants and blackberries, delicately coated with spices, vanilla and nutmeg, enhanced by a hint of new oak.
On the palate, the Carruades de Lafite 1996 offers a perfect maturity combining elegance and balance. This 1996 vintage lined the mouth with opulent black fruits, blackcurrant, redcurrant and black plum, interspersed with toasted and woody flavours as well as notes of leather and warm spices.
The 20 years of the wine have given the tannins time to melt completely to form a silky nectar, and an incredible aromatic richness that stretches out in the mouth for a long finish of several seconds.

This 1996 vintage from the Carruades de Lafite is an exceptional wine!

Food and wine pairing

Lamb - Veal - Soft and fine game (deer, quail)

Features and characteristics

3 product(s) currently available

Need help?

Call us on +33 (0) 954 286 436.

Ask us your question by email.
Site sécurisé par Gandhi

Website secured by Gandi

In order to guarantee your browsing and payment security, Chateau.com is secured by Gandi.net.

SSL logo
Paiment sécurisé

Secure payment

To protect your purchases, Chateau.com offers you a secure online payment system.

  • Credit card logo
  • Visa logo
  • Mastercard logo
Shipping & Returns

Shipping & Returns

Delivery starts from 9.90€.
Chateau.com trusts some carriers to deliver your orders in the best conditions of preservation.

  • Fedex
  • Colissimo
  • DHL
  • UPS
R. Parker trade directory

R. Parker trade directory

Chateau.com is a merchant affiliated with RobertParker.com.

Robert Parker
0.6389