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Lafite Rothschild

3 Bottles Available 2007
$779.00 $799.00
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Lafite Rothschild 2007
TL Torn label

1 In-Stock 750ml
$799.00

Lafite Rothschild 2007

2 In-Stock 750ml
3 Bottles Available 2003
$1,199.00

Lafite Rothschild 2003

3 In-Stock 750ml
2 Bottles Available 2002
$699.00

Lafite Rothschild 2002

1 In-Stock 750ml
$679.00 $699.00
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Lafite Rothschild 2002
TL Torn label

1 In-Stock 750ml
5 Bottles Available 2000
$1,499.00

Lafite Rothschild 2000

4 In-Stock 750ml
$1,449.00 $1,499.00
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Lafite Rothschild 2000
CT Capsule tears

1 In-Stock 750ml
4 Bottles Available 1998
$899.00

Lafite Rothschild 1998

3 In-Stock 750ml
$3,179.00 $3,199.00
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Lafite Rothschild 1998 3L
WOL Writing on label

1 In-Stock 3L
2 Bottles Available 1996
$1,199.00

Lafite Rothschild 1996

2 In-Stock 750ml
13 Bottles Available 1995
$825.00

Lafite Rothschild 1995

9 In-Stock 750ml
$805.00 $825.00
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Lafite Rothschild 1995
NL Nicked label

1 In-Stock 750ml
$1,599.00

Lafite Rothschild 1995 1.5L

3 In-Stock 1.5L
4 Bottles Available 1990
$1,875.00 $1,899.00
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Lafite Rothschild 1990 1.5L
TSL Tissue stained label

1 In-Stock 1.5L
$1,899.00

Lafite Rothschild 1990 1.5L

3 In-Stock 1.5L
1 Bottle Available 1989
$1,399.00

Lafite Rothschild 1989 1.5L

1 In-Stock 1.5L
1 Bottle Available 1986
$1,299.00

Lafite Rothschild 1986

1 In-Stock 750ml
2 Bottles Available 1985
$699.00

Lafite Rothschild 1985

2 In-Stock 750ml
1 Bottle Available 1970
$510.00 $525.00
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Lafite Rothschild 1970
TS Top shoulder NC Nicked capsule

1 In-Stock 750ml
Lafite Rothschild

The Winery

Château Lafite Rothschild

"It opposes absolutely no resistance to being drunk, that’s the secret of Lafite."
- Baron Eric de Rothschild

Situated in the wine-producing village of Pauillac in the Médoc region to the north-west of Bordeaux, the estate was the property of Gombaud de Lafite in 1234. In the 17th century, the property of Château Lafite was purchased by the Ségur family, including the 16th century manor house that still stands. Although vines almost certainly already existed on the site, around 1680, Jacques de Ségur planted the majority of the vineyard.

In the early 18th century, Nicolas-Alexandre, marquis de Ségur refined the wine-making techniques of the estate, and introduced his wines to the upper echelons of European society. Before long he was known as the "Wine Prince", and the wine of Château Lafite called "The King's Wine" thanks to the influential support of the Maréchal de Richelieu. Towards the end of the 18th century, Lafite's reputation was assured and even Thomas Jefferson visited the estate and became a lifelong customer.

Since the 19th century, the Rothschild Family have owned the wine estate. The name Lafite comes from the Gascon term "la hite" meaning "small hill". Lafite was one of four wine-producing Châteaux of Bordeaux originally awarded First Growth status in the 1855 Classification, which was based on recent prices. Since then, it has been a consistent producer of one of the world's most expensive red wines.

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