CHATEAU LAFLEUR Les Perrieres de Lafleur 2020
CHATEAU LAFLEUR Les Perrieres de Lafleur 2020 is a captivating Bordeaux Blend that hails from the esteemed Bordeaux region of France. This red wine is a true expression of elegance and finesse, offering a sensory experience that is bound to delight even the most discerning wine connoisseurs.
In the glass, the wine showcases a deep, rich red color that is visually stunning. The aromatics of this wine are simply mesmerizing. On the nose, it exudes a perfumed quality, with an abundance of ripe black fruits and delicate floral notes. There is also a subtle touch of minerals that adds a layer of complexity to the bouquet.
On the palate, the 2020 Chateau Lafleur Les Perrieres de Lafleur reveals its true character. It is a wine of remarkable purity and power, yet it manages to maintain an ethereal quality. The flavors and texture glide effortlessly across the palate, creating a weightless sensation. The lean structure of the wine is juxtaposed with the ripe fruit flavors of blackcurrant, black cherry, and a hint of damson. The persistence and energy of this wine are truly remarkable, leaving a lasting impression.
The terroir of the Fronsac sub-region in Bordeaux is beautifully defined in this wine. The mineral, chalky tang on the tongue adds depth and dimension, while the floral and ripe fruit flavors showcase the beauty of the Bouchet grape. This wine is cool and refreshing, with a beguiling quality that will continue to evolve and shine with time.
Critics have been enamored with the 2020 Chateau Lafleur Les Perrieres de Lafleur. Decanter awarded it an impressive score of 94 points, praising its purity, power, and precision. Vinous also gave it a score of 94 points, highlighting its intense black fruit flavors and striking limestone-driven pixelation on the finish.