Château Latour

Classification First Growth
Appellation Pauillac
Owned By François Pinault
Operated By Frédéric Engerer
Annual production 15,000 – 16,000 cases
Typical blend 86% Cabernet Sauvignon, 13% Merlot , 1% Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot
Status Investment-grade. Made primarily from L’Enclos vineyard and grapes from vines older than 25 years
Second Wine Les Forts de Latour can be investment grade in certain vintages
About A First Growth producing rich, structured wines famed for their longevity and consistency even in difficult vintages. Latour withdrew from the en primeur system in 2012 and now releases wines only when they are approaching maturity.
Vintage Critic Score First Liv-ex Price Listed (£) Highest Price Listed (£) Lowest Price Listed (£) Drinking window
2015 J Suckling Not available Not available Not available
2014 R Parker Not available Not available Not available
2013 R Parker Not available Not available Not available
2012 R Parker Not available Not available Not available
2011 R Parker 93 – 95 4228 4,800 3,250
2010 R Parker 100 11,000 12,500 8,433 2028 – 2078
2009 R Parker 100 10,600 13,000 7,620
2008 R Parker 95+ 1,590 9,500 1,590 2015 – 2045
2007 R Parker 92+ 2,591 4,700 2,050 2010 – 2030
2006 R Parker 95- 3,300 5,800 2,900 2013 – 2030

Source: Liv-ex – Market price at 06.12.18

   Denotes wines inside drinking window.

The Liv-ex Market Price: The prices quoted above are the Liv-ex published Market Price at the date noted. This is based on the cheapest 6 and 12-pack prices advertised by leading merchants in the EU.