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Auction: Fine Wines Auction
was auctioned on: 14 September 2007
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Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1995*Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1995

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Estimate: US$2,600 - US$3,800
Price realised:  US$4,541
Lot number 9, Views: 52

Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1995 Pauillac, 1er Cru Classe "The 1995 Lafite-Rothschild (only one-third of the harvest made it into the final blend) is a blend of 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Merlot, and 8% Cabernet Franc. The wine was showing spectacularly well when I tasted it in November, 1997. It exhibits a dark ruby purple color, and a sweet, powdered mineral, smoky, weedy cassis-scented nose. Beautiful sweetness of fruit is present in this medium-bodied, tightly-knit, but gloriously pure, well-delineated Lafite. The 1995 is not as powerful or as massive as the 1996, but it is beautifully made with outstanding credentials, in addition to remarkable promise. Anticipated maturity: 2008-2028." R. Parker, 95 pts. 02/98 12 bottles (owc)

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Skinner
Title: Fine Wines Auction
Date of the auction: 14 Sep 2007
Address: Skinner
Park Plaza 63
02116 Boston, MA
United States
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