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
13,000 - 19,000 GBP
40 hl/hectare made this year. A wonderful exuberance right from the beginning. So complete, opulent and with classic structure. The skins were as thick as in 1975 (remember that impressive wine), but here mixed with the beauty of 1990. Velvety violets on the palate with a finish of liquorice. Pretty stunning. Serena Sutcliffe, MW
6 bts (cn)
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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