Chevalier de Lascombes 2014, Margaux 750ml
Chevalier de Lascombes 2014 is a red wine produced by the Lascombes estate in the Margaux appellation of the Bordeaux region in France.
Château Lascombes can be traced back to the 17th century. The name of Château Lascombes originated from the Lascombes family, which has been in charge of this winery for a century. After experiencing the ravages of the French Revolution and changing hands several times, in 1952 Alexis Lichine bought Château Lascombes. Alexis completely rebuilt the manor, innovated the vineyard and wine cellar, not only reversed the disadvantages, but also expanded the area of the vineyard. When the Bordeaux Grand Cru was listed in 1855, Chateau Luxkin was rated as a second-class winery.
Chevalier de Lascombes 2014 is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Petit Verdot. It is deep red in color and has complex aromas of black fruits, spices and vanilla. On the palate it is full-bodied, with firm tannins and a long finish. Chevalier de Lascombes 2014 is a finely crafted and elegant wine that showcases the best of the Margaux appellation.
The wine has received high marks from wine critics, with a score of 92 from Wine Spectator and 91 from Wine Enthusiast. It is considered a classic Margaux wine that can be enjoyed now or stored for years.
Wine Spectator (92)
Wine Enthusiast (91)