Petrus 1975  (12 BT)
Petrus 1975  (12 BT)
Petrus 1975  (12 BT)
Petrus 1975  (12 BT)
Petrus 1975  (12 BT)
Petrus 1975  (12 BT)
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Petrus 1975 (12 BT)

Estimate: 14,000 - 19,000 GBP
A GREAT COLLECTION, MOSTLY OF BORDEAUX

Petrus 1975 (12 BT)

Estimate: 14,000 - 19,000 GBP
Lot sold:23,180GBP

Description

Petrus 1975

Pomerol

u. 1bn, 1vts, 1ts, 3t/hs, 4hs, 1h/ms, 1ms, 2 labels slightly soiled, 8 slightly wrinkled at edges, 5 labels damaged at base by divider, rest very slightly worn at base, 6 capsules slightly corroded, 5 rubbed at base, 1 slightly torn

Very minerally, very "irony" nose. Total breed. Lots of great, fresh, violetty fruit. So silky and such finesse. So sweet at the end. It sometimes has a bouquet of wild boar (the cooked version!), a glorious, gamey taste and a lovely aniseed finish. In 2012, a superlative "exotic" nose. Superb, irony centre. Utterly mouth coating with that great Petrus heart to it. Sweetness and mineral dimension. True long finish. In a class of its own. Serena Sutcliffe, MW

WA 98+

12 bts (owc)


Provenance:


A great collection, mostly of Bordeaux, with all the First Growths and Pétrus, together with a tempting array at all price points, finishing with ready to drink burgundy from Leflaive, Jadot and others. From the high quality underground climate controlled cellar of a stunning continental estate. A few cases were found to be affected by woodworm. As a precaution, all wooden cases have been heat treated


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.


Standard price shipping is available for deliveries to mainland England. Deliveries will be charged at £10 + VAT per case, subject to a minimum delivery charge of £30 + VAT. Price on application quotes are available for all other UK addresses. Pricing for international shipping available from Sotheby's Spirits Department on request, please contact: Tim.Sunerton@sothebys.com.


Sotheby’s cannot arrange or take responsibility for shipments to non-UK buyers, but will be pleased to introduce them to a forwarding agent. Where it is necessary to have a licence to import wines or spirits, procural of the licence shall be the sole responsibility of the buyer. Buyers from outside the UK should note that local sales taxes or use tax may become payable upon import of items following purchase. Buyers should obtain their own advice in this regards. Any duties and taxes payable on import to the country of destination are not included. The cost of any such permit or license required for export or import of the purchased lot is not included. UK purchasers wishing to export directly out of the UK will have to pay VAT on the Buyer’s Premium irrespective of the destination. If you are shipping to another EU member state, 20% VAT has been added to the Buyer’s Premium. Those amounts of VAT may be refunded provided Sotheby’s receive the appropriate export documents within 3 months of the sale. 

Petrus 1975  (12 BT)
A GREAT COLLECTION, MOSTLY OF BORDEAUX
Petrus 1975 (12 BT)
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