|Brand||Château Lafite Rothschild|
|Oak Treatment||French Oak|
|Total Varietal Composition %||69% Cabernet Sauvignon, 31% Merlot|
The 1999 Carruades de Lafite is made in the style of its bigger sibling. It reveals graphite, lead pencil, black currant, and cedary aromas, medium body, sweet glycerin, and a gorgeously expansive texture and palate. The wine is long and Lafite-like, and is unbelievably impressive.