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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2787B Boston
March 3, 2015 6:00PMCalender
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Chateau

$554$450
Auction: Fine Wines - 2787B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 03, 2015 6:00PM

Description:

Chateau Trotanoy 2005
Pomerol
"Complex aromas of sweet black cherries, loamy soil, roasted herbs, coffee, chocolate, and oak dominate the backward, muscular, virile 2005 Trotanoy. Deep ruby/purple to the rim, this broodingly backward, deep Pomerol exhibits admirable intensity, impressive purity, and a long, concentrated finish. Its character is similar to that of the 1998, but with more structure and tannin. I suspect my score will prove to be conservative after a decade of bottle age. Along with Petrus and Lafleur, Trotanoy is the most backward of all the Pomerols." R. Parker for TWA, 95 pts. 04/08
3 bottles
Estimate $400-550


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