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1989 Château Les ORMES de PEZ

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10 6 £21.00 64 days ago
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closed 16/05/2019, 06:15 PM

Lot size: 1 bottle of 750 ml each Wine type: Red, 1989 vintage
Tax status: Duty PaidQuestion Mark Origin: St-Estèphe, Bordeaux, France
Fill level: Base of Neck (BN)Question Mark Grape variety: Bordeaux Blend

A fine bottle from the excellent 1989 vintage.

Good complete label, level at base of neck, and a good embossed capsule over a very firm cork.

Les Ormes de Pez is under the same ownership and management as Ch Lynch Bages - the Cazes family.

Some recent Cellartracker comments:

12/4/2018 - MONKEY1 WROTE: 91 Points
Needs 1.5 hr decant. Great Bordeaux nose, light tannins enough to hold, a little light but very nice... for me

3/3/2018 - THEWIZ LIKES THIS WINE: 90 Points
This was a good showing from the vintage, still performing nicely with enough fruit and freshness to backup the tertiary notes that come after a couple of hours of decanting. Very good performance tonight.
Deep red colour with a brick red hue and a nose showing herbs, leather and morellos. Palate still has fruit to backup the tannins that start to smooth out now. Will keep feeling fresh for many years to come. (Probably best 2009-2024)

12/9/2017 - RED_MAN LIKES THIS WINE: 90 Points
last bottle of a case that has given a lot of pleasure, generally soft in character, rich earthy fruit nose, still very vibrant, lovely, palate has perfect balance, just rolls across the tongue coating the whole mouth, no holes, long finish at the back with excellent aftertaste and persistence, not above its station, doesn’t have the ultimate complexity and class of a really top cru but very very good just the same, as good as it gets at this level, so goodbye old friend.....

11/4/2017 - RED_MAN WROTE: 90 Points
excellent level and cork, dark cherry red with very little brown, still remarkably youthful, rich meaty typical St Estèphe / northern Médoc nose, palate of rich chocolately fruit, warm, quite soft, with drier tannin rather than acid at finish, smooth and well balanced, persistent aftertaste, very good food wine, still holding at a perfect plateau, little change from the last few bottles

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Payment methods: 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.
Delivers to UK and Singapore
Other countries delivered to: Worldwide, but not USA, all too complicated...
Insurance options: None

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