laying-down2014 Ch. Malartic-Lagravière, Pessac-Léognan

Product: 2014-0750-01-1012677
  • Antonia Galloni, Vinous
  • Wine Advocate
  • Jancis Robinson
  • Ready, but will improve


The 2014 Malartic-Lagravière is a gorgeous wine, but it is also flamboyant and exotic, especially in its flavor profile. Super-ripe red cherry and plum make a strong first impression. Sweet floral and spice notes, along with ripe, silky tannins, add to the wine's sensuality. A rich, powerful wine with soft contours and striking depth, the 2014 is a real beauty. It will be even more compelling once the new oak tannins soften a bit further. The blend is 52 % Cabernet Sauvignon, 40 % Merlot, 5 % Cabernet Franc and 3 % Petit Verdot. Tasted two times.
Antonio Galloni,Vinous (February 2017)

{maturity-text}Ready, but will improve{maturity-text}
[]Antonia Galloni, Vinous:: 94/100
[]Wine Advocate:: 92+/100
[]Jancis Robinson:: 17/20
Bottle Price 75 cl $350.00