Chateau Lynch Bages

Echo De Lynch Bages 2016

£60.00

Current stock: 9

Echo De Lynch Bages, Pauillac, 2016 

The 2016 Echo de Lynch Bages is a blend of 73% Cabernet Sauvignon and 27% Merlot, representing about one-third of the total production. It has a clean and precise bouquet, very polished and developing crushed violet scents with time. The palate is medium-bodied with quite crunchy, firm tannin on the entry. Quite saline in the mouth, masculine and grippy with just a little toughness on the finish that should mellow by the time of bottling. Best give this Deuxième Vin a couple of years in bottle if you can. - 89-91/100 Neal Martin

Echo de Lynch-Bages this year accounts for 25% of overall production, and even here we are at a tannin index of 85IPT. But the freshness is undeniable, with a pH of 3.55 giving beautiful violet reflections on the colour. On the palate, there are softer brambly fruits than in the grand vin. 73% Cabernet Sauvignon and 27% Merlot. Drinking Window 2025 - 2038 - 91/100 Jane Anson

Shows a slightly dusty edge, but the core of fruit bursts with friendly cassis and cherry compote flavors. Cedar and singed vanilla accents score the finish.—J.M. 90-93/100 - James Molesworth

The second wine of Lynch is linear and tight with beautiful blackberry and currant character. Medium to full body, firm tannins and an energetic finish. Super concentrated on the center palate. - 93-94/100 James Suckling

 

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Availability:
Normally ships same day if ordered before 12pm.
Size:
75cl
Closure:
Cork
Bottled:
Winery
Appellation:
Pauillac
Vintage:
2016
Drink:
Now to 2030