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CHÂTEAU HAUT-BRION 1998 (1) 97 WS 96 WA CHÂTEAU HAUT-BRION 2002 (3)


CHÂTEAU HAUT-BRION 1998 (1) PESSAC-LÉOGNAN. 1ER CRU CLASSÉ SCUFFED LABEL AS REPORTED OVER THE LAST TWO YEARS, THIS IS A PRODIGIOUS HAUT-BRION. IT EXHIBITS A DENSE RUBY/PURPLE COLOR IN ADDITION TO A TIGHT, BUT INCREDIBLY PROMISING NOSE OF SMOKE, EARTH, MINERALS, LEAD PENCIL, BLACK CURRANTS, CHERRIES, AND SPICE. THIS FULL-BODIED WINE UNFOLDS SLOWLY, BUT CONVINCINGLY ON THE PALATE, REVEALING A RICH, MULTI-TIERED, STUNNINGLY PURE, SYMMETRICAL STYLE WITH WONDERFUL SWEETNESS, RIPE TANNIN, AND A FINISH THAT LASTS FOR NEARLY 45 SECONDS. IT TASTES LIKE LIQUID NOBILITY. ANTICIPATED MATURITY: 2008-2035. 97 WS 96 WA CHÂTEAU HAUT-BRION 2002 (3) PESSAC-LÉOGNAN. 1ER CRU CLASSÉ U. 1 X 1 CM. SCUFFED LABELS 4 BTS. PER LOT $1,700 - $2,000




Price Realised: $2364



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