Fine Wine

November 27, 2018

Online Auction
LOT 18
CHÂTEAU GAZIN 2010 (6) WA 96 JS 95
  • CHÂTEAU GAZIN 2010 (6) WA 96 JS 95




Wow! This wine exceeded my enthusiastic barrel tasting notes. A big, back-strapping blockbuster from Gazin, in which the oak seems to be pushed into the background (thankfully), the wine offers up notes of caramelized black cherry and black currant fruit interwoven with mocha, white chocolate, subtle toast and hints of coffee beans and tobacco leaf. The exceptional aromatics are easily followed up by a full-bodied, powerful, broodingly backward, rich, intense wine with multiple dimensions, layers of fruit, and a sensational finish of close to a minute. This is one of the all-time great efforts from Gazin. It should be forgotten for 6-10 years and drunk over the following 30 to 40. February 2013 Drink: 2019-2059 WA 96 JS 95

6 bts.    per lot $800 - $1,000

Realised: $852
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Additional Info:

Department: Wine
Bottle Count: 6-12
Bottle Formats: Standard 750ml
Has Tasting Notes
Score: 95, 96
Single Cuvée / Vintage
Type: Red Bordeaux
Vintage: 2010