1997 Latour 750ml

France - Bordeaux - Pauillac | First Growth/ Red / Bordeaux Blend
1997 Latour

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International Wine Cellar | 91

Medium red. Roasted currant, lead pencil, grilled nuts, tobacco and minerals on the nose. Smooth, vinous and concentrated, with lovely depth of flavor and ripe acidity for the vintage. Finishes with even tannins and excellent length. A very successful '97.

Author: Stephen Tanzer
Issue: Issue 90

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Wine Advocate | 89

A flavorful, savory Latour, without a great deal of density or power, the 1997 exhibits sweet, walnut-tinged, black currant fruit intertwined with minerals and subtle wood. Nicely-textured, with adequate acidity, ripe tannin, and a medium-bodied finish, this smooth effort should drink well for 12-14 years.

Drink Dates: 2000-2014
Author: Robert Parker
Issue: 128

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Wine Spectator | 88

Delicious now. Lovely aromas of tobacco, toasted oak, cherry and meat. Medium- to full-bodied, with well-integrated tannins and a soft and fruity aftertaste.--Latour vertical.

Drink Dates: 2000-2015
Author: James Suckling

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Author: JeffWine
Tasted On: 10/16/2013
Drink Dates: 2002-2015
Score: 92
Author: Steven Song
Tasted On: 07/06/2009
Should have decanted for a longer period of time. We drank this after our '67 Latour, which was so much better in every aspect and overshadowed this great bottle.
Author: Gregg F
Trust Rating: 95
Tasted On: 04/19/2009
not bad for an off year. Little thin for a Latour but pleasant enough. Drink now.

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