Chateau Carruades de Lafite

France > Bordeaux > Médoc

Lafite Rothschilds second wine Carruades de Lafite has been a star performer in our syndicated portfolios & has become highly collectable.

Approximately 20,000 cases are produced annually which accounts for about 40% of the total production at the Chateau. Carruades de Lafite is usually a blend of approximately 32% Merlot & the rest Cabernet Sauvignon although some vintages may have a small portion of Cabernet Franc.

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Grape Varieties

Cabernet Sauvignon
63
Merlot
32
Cabernet Franc
1
Château Lafite Rothschild,
33250 Pauillac, France

Top vintages

Areas under vine

247 Acres

Average annual production

20000 Cases per annum

Ageing

16–18 months 90% in old barrels and 10% in new oak barrels

Soil

Soils with deep fine gravel mixed with aeolien sands on a bedrock of tertiary limestone

Appellation

Pauillac

Vintage Prices

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