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Château Pontet Canet 2005 (12 BT)

Estimate:

750

to
- 950 GBP

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Château Pontet Canet 2005 (12 BT)

Château Pontet Canet 2005 (12 BT)

Estimate:

750

to
- 950 GBP

Lot sold:

1,488

GBP

Château Pontet Canet 2005

Pauillac, 5ème Cru Classé

Excellent levels and appearance, tissue wrapped

In 2015, one immediately senses the absolute class of the Cru on the nose. Gloriously healthy blackcurrants and vigour. This is super second territory. Remarkable wine, oozing depth. Imposing structure, black fruit and complexity. Sweet glycerol at the end. Serena Sutcliffe, MW

WA 97+

 12 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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