Lot 91

CHÂTEAU PÉTRUS 1998 (1) 97 WS 98 WA


CHÂTEAU PÉTRUS 1998 POMEROL. U. BN. THE 1998 PETRUS IS UNQUESTIONABLY A FABULOUS EFFORT BOASTING A DENSE PLUM/PURPLE COLOR AS WELL AS AN EXTRAORDINARY NOSE OF BLACK FRUITS INTERMIXED WITH CARAMEL, MOCHA, AND VANILLA. EXCEPTIONALLY PURE, SUPER-CONCENTRATED, AND EXTREMELY FULL-BODIED, WITH ADMIRABLE UNDERLYING ACIDITY AS WELL AS SWEET TANNIN, IT REVEALS A SUPERB MID-PALATE IN ADDITION TO THE LUXURIOUS RICHNESS FOR WHICH THIS GREAT PROPERTY IS KNOWN. THE FINISH LASTS FOR 40-45 SECONDS. PATIENCE WILL DEFINITELY BE REQUIRED. PRODUCTION WAS 2,400 CASES, ABOUT 1,600 CASES LESS THAN NORMAL. ANTICIPATED MATURITY: 2008-2040 97 WS 98 WA 1 BT. PER LOT $3,300 - $3,800




Price Realised: $4920



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