Château Lafite Rothschild, Carruades de Lafite 2018 - Top Buy
Carruades de Lafite 2018 is the second wine of Chateau Lafite Rothschild and has a superb track record for excellent returns on investment. We have managed to secure a few more cases from our Bordeaux negociant.
Carruades de Lafite has an excellent track record for investment as shown by this Liv-ex graph, this shows the performance of the last 8 vintages.
Appellation - Pauillac
Owner - Rothschild family
First wine – Château Lafite Rothschild
50 to 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30 to 50% Merlot, 0 to 5% Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot.
Decanting – 2 hours or more
Tasting temperature – 16-18 °C
Ageing in barrel for 18-20 months in new oak barrels
Annual production – 20,000 cases