Sotheby’s is pleased to offer Finest and Rarest Wines on September 30th, with over 1033 lots featuring the world’s most sought-after Burgundies, such as DRC Romanée-Conti 1990, Armand Rousseau from the 1990s, and a vertical of Leflaive Montrachet from 2001 to 2010. The sale also includes classic Bordeaux First Growths in such monumental vintages as 1959, 1982, 1990 and 2000; parcel lots of Lafite, Latour, Margaux and Mouton from the 1980s and 1990s; original wooden cases of Petrus 1982, 1989 and 1990; and a complete collection of Cheval Blanc 2010 in all formats from half bottles to an 18-litre Melchior.
Whisky highlights include The Macallan 50 Years Old direct from the distillery and The Dalmore Candela aged 50 Years, signed by Master Distiller Richard Peterson. Sotheby’s Wine will also feature Kweichow Moutai for the very first time, expanding our offer to the highly coveted Chinese liquor that is often served at important Chinese state banquets. The sale will feature Kweichow Moutai spanning three decades of meticulous collection from 1974 to 1996.