La Tâche 1989 Domaine de la Romanée-Conti (3 BT)
La Tâche 1989
Domaine de la Romanée-Conti
Côte de Nuits, Grand Cru
u. 1x3cm, labels very slightly soiled, non-consecutive bottle numbers
This always had a great, rich truffles bouquet, followed by heart and concentration on the palate. My most recent tasting (drinking!) showed a spicy, almost honied nose and absolute freshness and crispness on the palate. This still has so long to go. Serena Sutcliffe, MW
3 bts (cn)
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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