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Date of the auction: 09.11.2013

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CHATEAU MARGAUX 1966

Chateau Margaux 1966 Chateau Margaux 1966 Margaux, 1er Cru Classe u. 1ts, 1t/hs, damp stained and scuffed labels, 1 slightly corroded capsule, excellent color and clarity Lot 1 2 bts (sc) per lot: USD 550-750 Quantity: 1

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$550 - US$750

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LA MISSION HAUT BRION 1975

Chateau La Mission Haut Brion 1975 Chateau La Mission Haut Brion 1975 Talence (Pessac-Leognan), Grand Cru Classe u. 4bn, 1vts, 1ts, damp stained labels, slightly corroded capsules, 2 slight signs of seepage Dark as the night. Immensely complex, intellectually fascinating nose - a pretty good sensual

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,500

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU DUCRU BEAUCAILLOU 1975

Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou 1975 Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou 1975 St. Julien, 2eme Cru Classe u. 3bn, 4vts, 2ts, soiled labels, corroded capsules, excellent color and clarity Very spicy nose - whiffs of chocolate. Great middle palate. Ends with a lovely, sweet finish. 1975s do not get much better than

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU PETRUS 1975

Chateau Petrus 1975 Chateau Petrus 1975 Pomerol, Cru Exceptionnel u. 2bn, 3vts, 5ts, 1hs, wrinkled labels, corroded capsules, 2 signs of seepage, excellent color and clarity Very minerally, very "irony" nose. Total breed. Lots of great, fresh, violetty fruit. So silky and such finesse. So sweet at

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$11,000 - US$15,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU PETRUS 1981

Chateau Petrus 1981 Chateau Petrus 1981 Pomerol, Cru Exceptionnel u. 4bn, 4vts, 1ts, 3 levels into neck, 4 slightly stained labels Lovely warm, aromatic nose. Lots of raisins on the palate. Drink now. Serena Sutcliffe, MW Lot 5 12 bts (owc - is damaged) per lot: USD 9500-12000 Quantity: 1

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$9,500 - US$12,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LATOUR 1982

Chateau Latour 1982 Chateau Latour 1982 Pauillac, 1er Cru Classe u. 4bn, 2vts, 4ts, 2 levels into neck, original tissues, 1 nicked label, otherwise excellent appearance Rich, fabulous nose, so cedary. Great cedary fruit on the palate. Still almost one-dimensional. This gets sweeter and sweeter

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU MOUTON ROTHSCHILD 1982

Chateau Mouton Rothschild 1982 Chateau Mouton Rothschild 1982 Pauillac, 1er Cru Classe u. 2bn, 1vts, scuffed labels, 2 slightly torn labels, 5 damp stained labels The ultimate come-hither First Growth. In 2011, a deep, plummy nose and luscious, mouth-filling, liquid velvet on the palate. Still

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$11,000 - US$15,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU MARGAUX 1982

Chateau Margaux 1982 Chateau Margaux 1982 Margaux, 1er Cru Classe u. 3bn, 4vts, 1ts, 4 levels into neck, 1 slightly stained label, otherwise very good appearance At 30 years old, absolutely stunning. Flawless and at the top of the 'treat' scale. The multi-layered complexity of Cabernet on supreme

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$11,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LAFITE 1982

Chateau Lafite 1982 Chateau Lafite 1982 Pauillac, 1er Cru Classe u. 4bn, 3vts, 1ts, 1t/hs, 3 levels into neck, original tissues, corroded capsules, excellent color and clarity 65% Cabernet Sauvignon in this vintage. In 2010, there was almost a smoky nose. It is just so youthful, even haunting in its

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$27,500 - US$40,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LA MISSION HAUT BRION 1982

Chateau La Mission Haut Brion 1982 Chateau La Mission Haut Brion 1982 Talence (Pessac-Leognan), Grand Cru Classe u. 3bn, 1t/hs, 1 slight sign of seepage, slightly stained capsule, otherwise very good appearance The sheer fireworks and complexity on the nose of this are staggering. Deep cassis

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$11,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU COS D'ESTOURNEL 1982

Chateau Cos d'Estournel 1982 Chateau Cos d'Estournel 1982 St. Estephe, 2eme Cru Classe u. 2bn, 3 stained labels Last tasted from magnum at 28 years old. This has the real stamp of its appellation and the roasted berries of 1982. Dense liquorice and spicy aromatics with luscious raisins at the end

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$3,250 - US$4,250

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU DUCRU BEAUCAILLOU 1982

Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou 1982 Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou 1982 St. Julien, 2eme Cru Classe u. 5bn, 1vts, 1ts, slightly soiled labels, nicked capsules Enormous freshness on the nose. Great "frankness" of bouquet. Huge depth of flavour which unfolds in multi-dimensional fashion. Immensely breedy and

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$2,750 - US$3,500

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU GRUAUD LAROSE 1982

Chateau Gruaud Larose 1982 Chateau Gruaud Larose 1982 St. Julien, 2eme Cru Classe u. 2bn, 5 stained labels Wonderfully intense, concentrated nose, many-layered, cassis, with a touch of tar - a feature of this property. Great, totally complex wine. A simply marvellous bottle which enchanted us all in

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$2,750 - US$3,500

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LEOVILLE BARTON 1982

Chateau Leoville Barton 1982 Chateau Leoville Barton 1982 St. Julien, 2eme Cru Classe u. 1bn, 2vts, heavily damp stained, scuffed and soiled labels Young colour. Classic St Julien nose. Cherries and blackberries. Very tannic. Dense. Ripe. Not ultimate class, but very good. At a London dinner party

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$1,300 - US$1,800

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LEOVILLE LASCASES 1982

Chateau Leoville Lascases 1982 Chateau Leoville Lascases 1982 St. Julien, 2eme Cru Classe u. 7bn, 3 stained labels, excellent color and clarity In 2013, Tasted from Imperial in 2012 in Hong Kong. Wonderful cedary, chocolatey wine. Quintessential top Medoc and inspirational in Imperial. A lovely

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU PICHON LONGUEVILLE, BARON 1982

Chateau Pichon Longueville, Baron 1982 Chateau Pichon Longueville, Baron 1982 Pauillac, 2eme Cru Classe u. 2bn, 2vts, 5ts, 2t/hs, 1 level into neck, damp stained labels, corroded capsules Good complex, cedary scent. Classic Pauillac. Excellent drinking at the moment - it has really surprised me

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,500

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU PICHON LONGUEVILLE, LALANDE 1982

Chateau Pichon Longueville, Lalande 1982 Chateau Pichon Longueville, Lalande 1982 Pauillac, 2eme Cru Classe u. 5bn, 5vts, 1ts, 1t/hs, damp soiled and stained labels, corroded capsules, 2 slightly sunken corks, excellent color and clarity This is one of the most consistent, crowd-pleasing classified

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$5,500

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LA LAGUNE 1982

Chateau La Lagune 1982 Chateau La Lagune 1982 Ludon (Haut Medoc), 3eme Cru Classe u. 1bn, 2vts, 3ts, 1 stained label Very scented violets nose. Lovely, sweet, classy taste. Lacy, long finish. Very classy overall. Delicious and full of flavour. One of the bargain 1982s. Serena Sutcliffe, MW Lot 18 6

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$450 - US$650

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU GRAND PUY LACOSTE 1982

Chateau Grand Puy Lacoste 1982 Chateau Grand Puy Lacoste 1982 Pauillac, 5eme Cru Classe u. 5bn, 4vts, 1ts, 2 levels into neck, heavily damp stained and soiled labels Very flavoury nose. Rich molasses taste. Class on the finish. Serena Sutcliffe, MW Lot 19 12 bts (owc) per lot: USD 1600-2250

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$1,600 - US$2,250

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU CHASSE SPLEEN 1982

Chateau Chasse Spleen 1982 Chateau Chasse Spleen 1982 Moulis, Cru Grand Bourgeois Exceptionnel u. 4bn, 1vts, 1ts, slightly damp soiled labels, 4 damp stained labels, nicked capsules Lot 20 8 bts (cn) per lot: USD 450-650 Quantity: 1

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$450 - US$650

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU PAVIE 1982

Chateau Pavie 1982 Chateau Pavie 1982 St. Emilion, 1er Grand Cru Classe (A) u. 12bn, 4 nicked labels, 6 slightly stained labels, 2 nicked capsules Really classy bouquet. Finesse and breed. Great succulence and fruit. A real tribute to the late Jean-Paul Valette. Serena Sutcliffe, MW Lot 22 12 bts

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,500

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU CANON 1982

Chateau Canon 1982 Chateau Canon 1982 St. Emilion, 1er Grand Cru Classe (B) u. 4bn, 4vts, slightly scuffed labels, nicked capsules Absolutely lovely and full of breed and charm. It could have been even greater with more selection, but this is often the case in this vintage. Now absolutely ready and

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$2,750

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LATOUR A POMEROL 1983

Chateau Latour a Pomerol 1983 Chateau Latour a Pomerol 1983 Pomerol All levels bn or better, damp stained and scuffed labels, 1 partially torn and 2 nicked labels Highly successful at Latour a Pomerol, now with very flavoury maturity - its richness when young has carried it through. Serena

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$350 - US$450

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU MOUTON ROTHSCHILD 1986

Chateau Mouton Rothschild 1986 Chateau Mouton Rothschild 1986 Pauillac, 1er Cru Classe u. 4bn, 6vts, 2ts, original tissues, slightly corroded capsules, 2 damp stained labels, 1 nicked label, 1 heavily damp stained and slightly torn label This has always been stunning, mammoth wine and, at 24 years

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$6,500 - US$9,000

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU DUCRU BEAUCAILLOU 1986

Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou 1986 Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou 1986 St. Julien, 2eme Cru Classe Excellent levels, very good appearance Lot 26 12 bts (owc) per lot: USD 1200-1600 Quantity: 1

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,600

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU LEOVILLE LASCASES 1986

Chateau Leoville Lascases 1986 Chateau Leoville Lascases 1986 St. Julien, 2eme Cru Classe u. 3bn, slightly soiled labels, glue stained labels, corroded capsules A glorious, aromatic, spicy Cabernet Sauvignon nose. Stupendous, concentrated, black berry taste, luscious, fresh and mouth-filling. Mocha

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU MONTROSE 1986

Chateau Montrose 1986 Chateau Montrose 1986 St. Estephe, 2eme Cru Classe u. 3bn, 3vts, 6 levels into neck, damp stained, scuffed and soiled labels Lot 28 12 bts (owc - is slighlty damaged) per lot: USD 900-1200 Quantity: 1

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$900 - US$1,200

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU PICHON LONGUEVILLE, BARON 1986

Chateau Pichon Longueville, Baron 1986 Chateau Pichon Longueville, Baron 1986 Pauillac, 2eme Cru Classe u. 3bn, 4vts, 6 slight signs of seepage, slightly corroded capsules, 2 wine stained labels, 1 slightly stained label Lot 29 12 bts (owc) per lot: USD 1000-1500 Quantity: 1

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU SOCIANDO MALLET 1986

Chateau Sociando Mallet 1986 Chateau Sociando Mallet 1986 Haut Medoc, Grand Cru Bourgeois u. 4bn, 4vts, 3ts, 1 level into neck, soiled and slightly stained labels A giant of a wine. Still so youthful - and what structure. Dense, tannic and rich. Needs years to reach its apogee but it opens out over

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 9 Nov 2013

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CHATEAU POUJEAUX 1986 (7 BTS)

Chateau Poujeaux 1986 (7 bts) Chateau Poujeaux 1986 (7 bts) Heavily damp stained and soiled labels Chateau de Fieuzal, Rouge 1989 (6 bts) u. 2bn (owc, cn) Lot 31 13 bts per lot: USD 300-450 Quantity: 1

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$300 - US$450

Date: 9 Nov 2013