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2787B
Lot:
152
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$461$375

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Auction:
Fine Wines - 2787B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 03, 2015 6:00PM

Description:

Chateau Leoville Barton 2004
St. Julien, 2eme Cru Classe
"This is an impressively endowed vin de garde that should age effortlessly for 20-30 years. How Anthony Barton continues to fashion uncompromisingly primordial Bordeaux that are always among the biggest and densest of all the St.-Juliens is beyond me, but he does it year in and year out. Moreover, when it's time to set the price, he appears to have the consumer foremost in his mind. The 2004 is a classic Leoville-Barton meant for long aging. Concentrated, with loads of smoke, creme de cassis, forest floor, and earthy notes emerge from this impressive, but oh, so backward wine." R. Parker for TWA, 92+ pts. 06/07
1 double magnum
Estimate $200-300


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