Petrus 1985 (12 BT)
u. 4bn, 1vts, 10 labels very slightly wrinkled including 3 very slightly nicked along edges, 1 slightly peeling at corner, 2 very slightly stained along bottom edge, capsules slightly wrinkled and showing signs of corrosion, 4 very slightly nicked around collar, 1 slightly damaged, 3 nicked
A recent bottle was one of the greatest, with a glorious earthy, truffley, tobacco bouquet, with notes of lead pencil and liquorice all the way through. It was just so rosy of taste, so bloomy, utterly luscious and yet linear underneath. Another bottle had a bouquet that was very berryish, typically Petrus. Irony taste. Absolutely ready. Serena Sutcliffe, MW
12 bts (cn)
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