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1996 Chateau Leoville Barton (92+ Points RP) 2eme Grand Cru Classe St.Julien. No Reserve

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5 4 £68.58 47 days ago
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closed 02/05/2019, 01:29 PM

Lot size: 1 bottle of 750 ml each Wine type: Red, 1996 vintage
Tax status: Duty PaidQuestion Mark Origin: St-Julien, Bordeaux, France
Fill level: Into Neck (IN)Question Mark Grape variety: Bordeaux Blend

"The impressive 1996 Leoville Barton is a classic.Although backward,it exhibits a dense ruby/purple color in addition to abundant black fruit currant fruit,intertwined with spicy oak and truffle like scents.This wine is brilliantly made,full-bodied and tightly structured,with plenty of muscle and outstanding concentration and purity.It should turn out to be a long-lived Leoville Barton (almost all this estate's top vintages have shared that characteristic) and somewhat a sleeper of the vintage.However,patience is required.Anticipated maturity: 2007-2030".
(92+ Points).

Robert Parker. (The World's Greatest Wine Estates).


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This bottle was bought En Primeur via a UK wine merchant.Since arrival in this country,it has been stored undisturbed in a purpose-built,temperature-controlled cellar.It is in impeccable condition,with the wine fill into neck and the label and capsule in a pristine state.

Shipping details


Payment methods: PayPal, cheque and bank transfer
Returns policy: no returns
The wine can be collected: From postcode CT5 , Kent, United Kingdom
Shipping Method: Royal Mail Special Delivery.
Shipping paid by: seller
Cost of delivery: £12.00. This lot will be shipped in polysafe tubes or airshock,air-cushioned sleeves,within a robust cardboard box.If buyers wish to use Paypal,they will be invoiced with their charges(About 4%.Overseas 5%).Foreign buyers are welcome,but they should take responsibility for having suitable means of shipping.
Delivers to UK and Singapore
Other countries delivered to: Western Europe.For European buyers,please ask for a quote for shipping,which will be considerably higher than the UK price above.
Insurance options: Up to £500.


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