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1988 Château PICHON LALANDE / 2nd Growth Pauillac

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14 6 £75.00 92 days ago
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closed 21/01/2019, 05:47 PM

Lot size: 1 bottle of 750 ml each Wine type: Red, 1988 vintage
Tax status: Duty PaidQuestion Mark Origin: Pauillac, Bordeaux, France
Fill level: Into Neck (IN)Question Mark Grape variety: Bordeaux Blend

An excellent example of this outstanding 2nd Growth with a good complete label, level just into the neck, and a perfect capsule.

Some notes from the experts:

90 points Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
Somewhat austere but very successful for the vintage, Pichon-Lalande’s 1988 has a dark garnet colour and an intriguing nose of compost, earth, black currants, licorice, and weedy tobacco. The wine is medium-bodied with a sweet, relatively expansive mid-palate and slightly rugged tannins in the increasingly attenuated finish. (RP) (1/2003)

92 points Wine Spectator
Aromas of black olive, blackberry and currant. Complex and fascinating. Full-bodied, with soft and velvety tannins and a long, caressing finish. Pretty and satisfying. (JS, Web Only-2009)

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GB WineSearcher's seem to be around £120 plus VAT

Shipping details


Payment methods: cheque and bank transfer
Returns policy: None
The wine can be collected: From postcode BA22, Somerset, United Kingdom
Shipping Method: Via PARCELFORCE 48h, single bottles via Royal Mail. All packed in 'mail safe' special boxes by The Wine Box Co.
Shipping paid by: buyer
Cost of delivery: 1 bottle £12, 2 bottles £14, 3-12 bottles £16 & 13-24 bottles £20 to mainland Britain. Elsewhere, please ask for a quote. PayPal is accepted from OVERSEAS ONLY. Their fees of 5% will be invoiced.
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Other countries delivered to: Worldwide
Insurance options: None


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