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Château Haut Brion 2005 (3 BT)

Estimate:

1,200

to
- 1,500 GBP

Lots 31-179: A wide-ranging and eclectic cellar

Château Haut Brion 2005 (3 BT)

Château Haut Brion 2005 (3 BT)

Estimate:

1,200

to
- 1,500 GBP

Lot sold:

3,472

GBP

Château Haut Brion 2005

Pessac-Léognan (Graves), 1er Cru Classé

Good levels, excellent appearance

A dry year in Bordeaux and immensely impressive right from the start. In 2014, marvellous, inky violets on the nose. And real 'inkiness' on the palate. Like Fortuny silk on the texture, a signature Haut Brion characteristic. Great vivacity on the finish, a part of the fresh acidity of the year. Will go the distance. Serena Sutcliffe, MW

WA 100

 3 bts (owc)


Provenance:

 

A WIDE-RANGING AND ECLECTIC CELLAR, SPANNING FIRST GROWTH BORDEAUX, CHILEAN OFFERINGS FROM THE MAIPO VALLEY, CHAMPAGNE, ENGLISH FIZZ, LARGE FORMAT SUPER-TUSCANS, AND A SMATTERING OF SAUTERNES. MUCH OF THIS WONDERFULLY CURATED COLLECTION WAS ACQUIRED DIRECTLY FROM SOTHEBY’S AND THE REST FROM TWO HIGHLY REPUTABLE UK MERCHANTS. IT HAS BEEN HELD IN TEMPERATURE CONTROLLED STORAGE AND CAREFULLY HANDLED SINCE PURCHASE, AS REFLECTED IN THE COLLECTIONS EXCELLENT CONDITION.

 

LYING IN GREENFORD, MIDDLESEX  Offered Duty Paid only


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