Lots 1-115: Celebrating Jaboulet’s 100th anniversary, an outstanding release of iconic vintages direct from their cellars.
December 17, 05:34 PM GMT
5,500 - 8,000 GBP
Hermitage, La Chapelle 1978
Paul Jaboulet Aîné
Excellent levels and appearance, foil capsule with prooftag intact, 13% abv, no back label
On New Year's Eve 2020, an explosion of pepper and spice on the nose - total heather on the moors! Immensely complex and many-layered, with full-blown tannic structure, ending with sweetness after decanting time. Forget the fruit now and go for the mature Syrah dimensions and smoky depth. Serena Sutcliffe, MW
6 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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