10-20-2015 10-20-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2852B Boston
October 20, 2015 6:00PMCalender
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Chateau Mouton Rothschild 1986, 2 bottles

$1,353$1,100
Auction: Fine Wines - 2852B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 20, 2015 6:00PM

Description:

Chateau Mouton Rothschild 1986
Pauillac, 1er Cru Classe
u: very top shoulder, very slightly protruding corks, lightly scuffed label
"Deep garnet-black colour. An incredible array of aromas on the nose: blackberry, black cherry, tobacco, espresso, leather, black olive and loam. The palate is absolutely seamless from first impression to finish, effortlessly building layers of complexity in the mouth and leading to a very long, earth and spice finish. I can't see how this could possibly be [improved] so have no alternative but concede perfection. Drink now to 2045+." L. Perrotti-Brown for TWA, 100 pts. 05/09
2 bottles
Estimate $1,200-1,600


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