The outstanding 2007 Smith Haut Lafitte offers up notes of charcoal, sweet black currants, licorice, and spice box. This delicious, medium to full-bodied, pure, deep, rich effort with silky tannins builds incrementally across the palate. It can be drunk now or cellared for 15+ years. Bravo!

Score: 91 Robert Parker, Wine Advocate (188), April 2010

2007 Chateau Smith Haut Lafite, Graves

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