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Château Lafite 1998 (12 BT)

In Bond Available Duty Paid

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 6,500 GBP

LAFITE, MOUTON AND HAUT BRION WITH BURGUNDY FROM DE VOGUE, MUGNIER AND ROUMIER

Château Lafite 1998 (12 BT)

Château Lafite 1998 (12 BT)

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 6,500 GBP

Lot sold:

6,710

GBP

Château Lafite 1998

Pauillac, 1er Cru Classé

Excellent levels and appearance

My top Left Bank wine of the vintage. Spicy breed all the way through, with a touch of raspberries. Really tempting black fruit too and a lovely juicy finish.  From Imperial in 2010, this was just so young and concentrated. In bottle, it is aristocratic and oozing allure. Serena Sutcliffe, MW

WA 98

12 bts (owc)


Provenance:


Classed growth claret including Lafite, Mouton and Haut Brion with Burgundy from de Vogüé, Mugnier and Roumier. all bought through one very well established UK wine merchant and stored either in the vendor's own temperature controlled cellar or in their private storage account at Octavian


LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE 

Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid


Please note the purchase price does not include applicable shipping, taxes or import charges which may be charged in addition to the purchase price.


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