- Dark purple, opaque, mid night darkness. Strong nose of currants, violet, blueberry, black fruits, meat, nut, barnyard. Medium to full bodied. Grippy tannins. Notes on palate lacks structure and balance or complexity. Plum, oak, rather plain, lacking excitement. As a whole, lacking surprises.
- Château Lag range 2003 $65,
- Vanilla beans on the nose. 1964 vintage. Still youthful.
- 2009 rouge - medium body , smoke, flower