Smith-Haut-Lafitte tasting in London

Late afternoon light looking out over the vines at Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte
Château Smith Haut Lafitte
Grand Cru Classé de Graves, Pessac Léognan

Join us for a tasting and dinner with Daniel and Florence Cathiard, owners of Château Smith Haut Lafitte on Wednesday 4th May 2011 at Mews of Mayfair, London

“One can’t say enough about what proprietors Daniel and Florence Cathiard have accomplished at this estate since 1990…They have fashioned one of the most consistently outstanding wines, both white and red, over the last two decades”  Robert Parker Jnr.

Daniel and Florence Cathiard, owners of Château Smith Haut Lafitte

Daniel and Florence Cathiard, owners of Château Smith Haut Lafitte

Since they bought this chateau in the early 1990s, this dynamic couple have renovated and developed the property, and in doing so restored the historic quality and reputation of the wines. 

Daniel and Florence will guide us through eight selected wines from the most recent vintage of 2010, right back to 1994.

£105 including 8 wines and three course dinner.

Numbers are very limited if you would like to join us please let us know as soon as possible! 020 8418 2824 or email finewines@coevintners.com

The actual order of tasting is still to be decided but here are the wines that will be shown:

Château Smith Haut Lafitte blanc 2010 cask sample
Château Smith Haut Lafitte blanc 2007
Château Smith Haut Lafitte blanc 1994 (from magnum)
Château Smith Haut Lafitte rouge 2010 cask sample
Château Smith Haut Lafitte rouge 2008
Château Smith Haut Lafitte rouge 2007
Château Smith Haut Lafitte rouge 2006
Château Smith Haut Lafitte rouge 2000

The proposed menu

Octopus carpaccio, tomato capers and black olives
*****
Rump of lamb, aubergine caponata and rocket 
*****
Cheese board

Coat of arms, Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte

Château Smith Haut Lafitte, Grand Cru Classé de Graves, Pessac Léognan

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About Coe Vintners Fine Wine

Coe Vintners Fine Wine is part of the Coe Group, one of the leading wine and spirit suppliers in the UK. An independent family business established in 1930, Coe Vintners will celebrate 85 years continuous trading in 2015.
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