Château Latour Grand Vin de Château Latour Pauillac Red Bordeaux Blend 2000

9.553 ratings on Delectable
$1049

A young wine that electrifies every taste bud in your mouth. Compacted aromas of crushed currants and minerals, with roses and lilacs. Full-bodied, with masses of silky, refined tannins and a finish that lasts for minutes. Stunning. Best Latour since 1990... Wine Spectator

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Ratings on Delectable

John Sweeney Delectable Pro

Tasted at Latour, much better than the '03. Classy Pauillac just entering its early drinking window. #pauillac #bordeauxinbordeaux

Tasted at Latour, much better than the '03. Classy Pauillac just entering its early drinking window. #pauillac #bordeauxinbordeaux

9.5

Daron Watson Delectable Pro

sweet fruit & lifting energy

sweet fruit & lifting energy

9.8

Tom Kobylarz Delectable Pro

Chateau Latour is my favorite 1st Growth, they demand patience and inspire not just hedonistic pleasure but also analytical thought. Both amazing but need massive amounts of air or another 15-20 years minimum in the cellar. I get the feeling they both will hit a plateau once they blossom and slowly move towards full maturity for decades. The nose on the 2005 rose with little agitation and shot from the hip to nose with ease. By far the most youthful and I tense nose of the evening. The 2000 was not dissimilar in its progression, if a bit more refined from the extra few years in the glass. A cerebral wine that was also deeply pleasurable, it kept bringing me to what this wine will be like in 15-20 or more years. Easily a 50 years wine from a macro view. Epic #latour 2000 and 2005 #pauillac

Chateau Latour is my favorite 1st Growth, they demand patience and inspire not just hedonistic pleasure but also analytical thought. Both amazing but need massive amounts of air or another 15-20 years minimum in the cellar. I get the feeling they both will hit a plateau once they blossom and slowly move towards full maturity for decades. The nose on the 2005 rose with little agitation and shot from the hip to nose with ease. By far the most youthful and I tense nose of the evening. The 2000 was not dissimilar in its progression, if a bit more refined from the extra few years in the glass. A cerebral wine that was also deeply pleasurable, it kept bringing me to what this wine will be like in 15-20 or more years. Easily a 50 years wine from a macro view. Epic #latour 2000 and 2005 #pauillac

9.9

Yianni Stoner Delectable Pro

A parched and arid growing season, quenched with late season rain. Dark and layered tannins. Prevalent pyrazines and eucalyptus on the finish. Dark fruits, pencil lead, figs and hookah tobacco.

A parched and arid growing season, quenched with late season rain. Dark and layered tannins. Prevalent pyrazines and eucalyptus on the finish. Dark fruits, pencil lead, figs and hookah tobacco.

9.3