Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte 2013 red wine
Our majority of Cabernet Sauvignon, harvested at full maturity and softly vinified to extract only the silkiest tannins, unveils after proper aging its full potential for years long. The other grapes variety of our vineyard, the Merlot, the Cabernet Franc and the Petit Verdot add to the Cabernet Sauvignon their own aromas and participate in the typical harmony of our Cru Classe de Graves.
Area: GRAND CRU CLASSE DE GRAVES (Graves great growth) in the PESSAC LÉOGNAN appellation
Soil: Gravelly soil from the Gunzian (or Nebraskan glacial) period
Grapes: 35% Merlot, 55% Cabernet Sauvignon 9% Cabernet Franc, 1% Petit Verdot