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Château Lafite 1955 (1 BT)

In Bond Available Duty Paid

Estimate:

240 - 320 GBP

NEW COLLECTION | Lots 244-264: From the cellar of a world class art collector, a private collection of Bordeaux with impeccable provenance

Château Lafite 1955 (1 BT)

Château Lafite 1955 (1 BT)

Estimate:

240 - 320 GBP

Lot sold:

397

GBP

Château Lafite 1955

Pauillac, 1er Cru Classé

u. h/ms, label soiled and wrinkled, US import label, embossed metal capsule

In 2020, that ethereal, 'up in the sky', heather, camphor and cedar wood bouquet, with a sweet touch. Pure, inimitable Lafite, that sheer 'other world' characteristic. Such sweet, cherry flavours, with filigree laciness and an endless, lingering finish.  The problem with Lafite is that it is a bit addictive! David Peppercorn drank the 1893 at the same stage of its life and he thought this was even better, with more vigour - there is absolutely no fading here. Serena Sutcliffe, MW

1 bt (cn)


Provenance:

 

FROM THE CELLAR OF A WORLD CLASS ART COLLECTOR, A PRIVATE COLLECTION OF BORDEAUX WITH IMPECCABLE PROVENANCE, INCLUDING RARE MAGNUMS OF MOUTON 1933, LATOUR 1945 AND LAFITE 1959 DIRECT FROM THE CHATEAUX. ALL THE BOTTLES WERE RECENTLY REMOVED FROM EXCELLENT CLIMATE-CONTROLLED CELLARAGE

 

LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid

 

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