Château Lafite 1982 (12 BT)
22,000 - 28,000 GBP
Château Lafite 1982
Pauillac, 1er Cru Classé
u. 2bn, 3vts, 5ts, 1hs, 1h/ms, 2 labels very slightly stained purple by tissue, 1 very slightly marked, 2 labels very slightly discoloured yellow, 1 cork slightly raised, 7 capsules very slightly corroded on top, 1 slightly corroded on top, 1 badly corroded on top with part of capsule missing, tissue wrapped, owc lid very slightly damaged
65% Cabernet Sauvignon in this vintage. On Christmas Eve 2013, an incredibly rich, spicy, leathery nose, multi-layered and meaty. The taste balances fresh acidity with real maturity and it is just so "thick" and velvety. Enormous tannic structure with irony backbone. Serena Sutcliffe, MW
12 bts (owc)
RARE CASES OF LAFITE 1982 & MONTRACHET 1996 BOUGHT UPON RELEASE AND PROFESSIONALY STORED SINCE ORIGINAL PURCHASE
LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE Offered Duty Paid only
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