Lots 116-357: A beautiful collection of the most famous names from Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne and the New World, including 1945 Mouton and 1989 Petrus.
December 17, 05:34 PM GMT
500 - 700 GBP
Bollinger, R.D. 1996
Good levels, labels very slightly scuffed
Disgorged in 2010. In 2020, pure sea waves on the nose, which it has always had. Very marine taste, rich and yet with the 1996 acidity, turning to vanillin sweetness. Experiment with different food here - it was great with prawn laksa! Serena Sutcliffe, MW
3 bts (oc)
REPRESENTING A COLLECTOR’S LIFE’S WORK, THIS IS A STUNNING COLLECTION FROM THE MOST STORIED PRODUCERS IN BORDEAUX, BURGUNDY AND FURTHER AFIELD, WITH A PARTICULARLY PHENOMENAL SELECTION OF MATURE PETRUS ALONGSIDE AN INCREDIBLY DEEP OFFERING OF BLUE-CHIP CHAMPAGNE. IN ADDITION TO THESE, OF SPECIAL NOTE IS AN OUTSTANDING PAIR OF EX-CHATEAU MOUTON 1945 BOTTLES, AUTHENTICATED AND RECONDITIONED BY THE CHATEAU IN 2019. ALL PURCHASED FROM A REPUTABLE UK MERCHANT AND SOTHEBY’S, AND STORED IN PROFESSIONAL TEMPERATURE-CONTROLLED WAREHOUSING FOR ITS FULL LIFE.
LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid
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