The Finest and Rarest sale features blockbuster Bordeaux including Lafite and Haut Brion 1990, Margaux 1996 in bottle and double magnum, Petrus 1989 in bottle and magnum, plus Petrus 1998 and Lafite 2000. Burgundy ranges from Rousseau’s Chambertin 2010 and 2015, Leroy’s Vosne Romanée Les Beaux Monts 2012 to DRC Assortments in the 2013 and 2014 vintages. White Burgundy boasts young Coche-Dury and Montrachet from Marquis de Laguiche, Ponsot and Prieur. The Italian selection is a real standout, with rare 12-litre bottles of Barolo Monfortino 1952 and 1955 from Giacomo Conterno plus a range of Gaja and Sassicaia, including Imperials of the 2000, 2001, 2003 and 2005 vintages. Guigal and Rayas lead the Rhône section, and a treasure chest of Krug includes the first vintage of Clos d’Ambonnay, 1995. Twelve bottles of Quinta do Noval Nacional 1963 add to the rarity factor of this sale.