pensees de lafleur, pomerol 2011
JAMES SUCKLING
93

2011 pensees de lafleur, pomerol

Why We're Buying

While Château Lafleur doesn't have a classification, it consistently ranked among Bordeaux's most prestigious estates. Les Pensées de Lafleur is a second wine, known as an "insider's secret." Château Lafleur only released 750 bottles of this merlot-cabernet franc blend per year, with investors paying more than $150 per bottle.

Critics Scores

JAMES SUCKLING
93

James Suckling

This is very minerally with a peach stone and brambleberry character. Full body, with delicately chewy tannins and a long length. Very refined. Very well done for the second wine of Lafleur that made a top 2011. 54% Merlot and 46% Cabernet Franc. 92-93 points.