Brunello di Montalcino, Tenuta Greppo Riserva 1995 Biondi-Santi (2 BT) and Brunello di Montalcino, Tenuta Greppo Riserva 1997 Biondi-Santi (2 BT)
A GREAT NORTHERN COLLECTION
Brunello di Montalcino, Tenuta Greppo Riserva
u. 1bn, excellent appearance, tissue wrapped
Good levels, excellent appearance, tissue wrapped
4 bts (oc)
The Faiveley and the 1970s Petrus was bought by the vendor from Christies in the 1980s, as was the pre-1978 Domaine de la Romanée Conti. The remaining DRC lots in this section were purchased from Domaine Leroy via a middleman. All the other Burgundy lots were bought in Switzerland from the official importer. This part of the collection has been kept in naturally cool purpose-built underground cellars.
These Domaine de la Romanée Conti bottles were bought at auction from the State Monopoly. The Petrus 1982 was purchased from a highly reputable Bordeaux négociant. The Le Pin and the 2005 vintage red Bordeaux was bought en primeur from a Bordeaux wine merchant, while the Drouhin, Biondi-Santi and Jaboulet lots came direct from the producers. All have benefitted from long-term professional storage.
LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE
Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid
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