7792
7792
LA TACHE 1978 DOMAINE DE LA ROMANEE-CONTI
Estimate
350,000500,000
LOT SOLD. 471,200 HKD
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7792
LA TACHE 1978 DOMAINE DE LA ROMANEE-CONTI
Estimate
350,000500,000
LOT SOLD. 471,200 HKD
Estimates are per lot
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LA TACHE 1978 DOMAINE DE LA ROMANEE-CONTI
La Tâche 1978 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti
Côte de Nuits, Grand Cru
u. 3x3.5cm, 1x4cm, 4x4.5cm, bin-soiled labels, 1 of which heavily soiled, Leroy strip labels, corroded capsules, 2 signs of seepage, non-sequential BT #'s

At 32 years old, this has the most incredible gamey, scented bouquet of huge, heathery purity. All pervasive, enveloping all who were tasting. On the palate, an almost honied, cherryish, damp earth taste, with immense persistence and length - it lingered for minutes. Alarmingly beautiful in that unique DRC way. There were notes of charcoal and bright, red fruit but, in the end, it was just La Tâche at its most seductive and alluring. Serena Sutcliffe, MW WA 95

10 bts (sc)

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