Lots 1-115: Celebrating Jaboulet’s 100th anniversary, an outstanding release of iconic vintages direct from their cellars.
December 17, 05:34 PM GMT
6,000 - 8,500 GBP
Hermitage, La Chapelle 1949
Paul Jaboulet Aîné
Excellent levels and appearance, good colour, foil capsules with prooftag intact, 13% abv, no back label
Deep, black molasses colour. Nose of toffee, toast and violets. Whiff of liquorice. Taste of pure toast. Huge richness of fruit. Great sweetness. So soft and ripe and beautiful. Perfect framework. Sheer joy. So seductive. The tannin is there but eclipsed by fruit and the sun! Serena Sutcliffe, MW WA 95
3 bts (owc)
AN INCREDIBLE COLLECTION OF THE GREATEST VINTAGES EVER MADE AT JABOULET, RELEASED DIRECTLY FROM THEIR CELLARS ESPECIALLY FOR THIS AUCTION, IN CELEBRATION OF THEIR 100TH ANNIVERSARY THIS YEAR. INCLUDES THE ICONIC VINTAGES OF THE 1940S, 50S, 60S AND 70S, ALONGSIDE MODERN GREATS IN A VARIETY OF RARE LARGE FORMATS.
LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid
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