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Domaine Leflaive, Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru 'Folatieres'

'This is also notably riper but slightly fresher with its aromas of acacia blossom, lemon zest and mineral reduction. There is both good energy and volume to the stony medium-bodied flavors that are relatively generous yet retain a good sense of detail on the naturally sweet, intense and lingering finish. I like the complexity and this should age well over the mid-term.' - Allen Meadows

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5 cases In Stock

2011 6 x 75cl 5 IB
OC
£680.00
  • €792.20
  • $1,075.08
  • $HK8,339.52

(approx)

90-92 Buy
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Bodegas Vega Sicilia, Unico

'The current release of Vega Sicilia’s flagship offering, the 1991 Unico Reserva, will have to satisfy lovers of this great Spanish red until the 1994 is released in 2005. The 1991 is a gorgeous, deep ruby/purple-colored, remarkably youthful effort offering sweet vanilla notes intertwined with black currants, cherry liqueur, flowers, spice box, and tobacco leaves. Full-bodied and intense, with sweet tannin, outstanding density as well as purity, and a layered mouthfeel, this unevolved 1991 needs another 3-4 years of cellaring; it should last for 20-25 years. It’s a wine of great elegance as opposed to power.' - Robert Parker

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1 case In Stock

1991 6 x 75cl 1 IB
OWC
£1,380.00
  • €1,607.70
  • $2,181.78
  • $HK16,924.32

(approx)

95 Buy
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Château de Beaucastel, Hommage à Jacques Perrin

'Potentially the wine of the vintage, the 2009 Beaucastel Chateauneuf du Pape Hommage a Jacques Perrin had just been bottled two weeks before my visit. A wine of extraordinary density, richness, precision and unreal flavor intensity, it reveals abundant gamey, meaty notes intermixed with smoked duck, Provencal herbs, blueberries, blackberries, kirsch and licorice. This loaded, multidimensional, massively concentrated 2009 is much softer than most Hommages. It should be drinkable in 3-4 years and keep for 30-40 years thereafter. Kudos to one of the world’s great winemaking families! ' - Robert Parker

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2 cases In Stock

2009 3 x 75cl 2 IB
OWC
£840.00
  • €978.60
  • $1,328.04
  • $HK10,301.76

(approx)

99 Buy
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Penfolds Grange

'The 2007 Penfolds Grange is comprised of 97% Shiraz and 3% Cabernet Sauvignon coming predominately from Barossa vineyards with smaller proportions from Magill Estate and McLaren Vale. It was matured for 21 months in 100% new American oak hogsheads. Very deep garnet-purple in color, the nose is intensely scented of vibrant blueberry preserve, mulberry and kirsch aromas over hints of cedar, mocha, vanilla and anise. The full bodied palate is richly fruited with pure black berry and baking spice flavors offset by crisp acidity and a firm level of velvety tannins, finishing long. This is quite an opulent, forward Grange, which is very tempting to drink now, though of course will reward at least 5-10 years of cellaring and should keep to 2030+.' - Wine Advocate

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1 case In Stock

2007 6 x 150cl 1 IB
OWC
£4,000.00
  • €4,660.00
  • $6,324.00
  • $HK49,056.00

(approx)

95 Buy
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Château Léoville-Las-Cases

'Not surprisingly, Leoville Las Cases has produced another classic, potentially long-lived wine in 2006. Among the St.-Juliens, it, Ducru Beaucaillou, and Leoville Barton possess the potential for the greatest longevity. Interestingly, when I visited this chateau in January, proprietor Jean-Hubert Delon offered me two samples, one where the cork had been pulled immediately prior to tasting, and another that had been decanted four hours earlier. Both were superb, but the wine that had had extended aeration was clearly the finer offering. The opaque purple-hued 2006- only 40% of the crop made it into the final blend- exhibits a personality that mimics the superb 1996. Classic aromas of sweet black raspberries, kirsch, cassis, and subtle toasty oak are followed by a full-bodied, concentrated wine displaying moderately high tannin. This cuvee can often resemble a Pauillac wrapped in the St.-Julien appellation, and the 2006 is no exception. A blend of 85% Cabernet Sauvignon, 14.5% Merlot, and the rest Cabernet Franc, it will require significant cellaring before consumption. Anticipated maturity: 2019-2035+.' - Robert Parker

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6 cases In Stock

2006 12 x 75cl 6 IB
OWC
£1,365.00
  • €1,590.23
  • $2,158.07
  • $HK16,740.36

(approx)

95 Buy
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Louis Roederer, Cuvée Cristal Rosé

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17 cases In Stock

2005 3 x 75cl 17 IB
OC
£894.00
  • €1,041.51
  • $1,413.41
  • $HK10,964.02

(approx)

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Maison Deux Montille, Meursault 1er Boucheres

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1 case In Stock

2007 12 x 75cl 1 IB
OC
£335.00
  • €390.28
  • $529.64
  • $HK4,108.44

(approx)

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PY Colin-Morey St Aubin 'Les Ebaupins'

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9 cases In Stock

2011 12 x 75cl 9 IB
OC
£210.00
  • €244.65
  • $332.01
  • $HK2,575.44

(approx)

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PY Colin-Morey St Aubin 1er Cru 'Les Creot'

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3 cases In Stock

2011 12 x 75cl 3 IB
OC
£230.00
  • €267.95
  • $363.63
  • $HK2,820.72

(approx)

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La Spinetta Barbaresco 'Vigneto Starderi'

La Spinetta’s 2009 Barbaresco Vigneto Starderi is bursting with energy, even if it doesn’t quite have the sheer richness or pure depth of the very best vintages. Still, the Starderi is a hugely appealing wine that only needs time to shed some tannin. Raspberry jam, flowers, mint and cloves are followed by darker, more brooding aromas and flavors. As always, the Starderi is the richest and most imposing of the Spinetta Barbareschi. Anticipated maturity: 2017-2027. Antonio Galloni, eRobertParker.com.

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1 case In Stock

2009 6 x 75cl 1 IB
OC
£350.00
  • €407.75
  • $553.35
  • $HK4,292.40

(approx)

93+ Buy
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Château de Beaucastel, Châteauneuf-du-Pape

The 2011 Beaucastel, which is an identical blend, is the result of an incredibly severe triage because of the irregularity of ripening essentially across all varieties in 2011. The wine displays some tannin, is medium to full-bodied, with lots of Provencal herbs, pepper, incense, blueberry and black currant fruit. It seemed to me that the Mourvedre was showing through strongly when I tasted it. The wine is long, rich, not one of the great vintages by any means, but still very well-made. This wine will need 2-3 years of cellaring and drink well for 15 or more. Robert Parker.

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15 cases In Stock

2011 6 x 75cl 15 IB
OWC
£220.00
  • €256.30
  • $347.82
  • $HK2,698.08

(approx)

89-92 Buy
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Domaine Vaudoisey, Pommard

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3 cases In Stock

2010 12 x 75cl 3 IB
OC
£230.00
  • €267.95
  • $363.63
  • $HK2,820.72

(approx)

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La Spinetta, Barbaresco 'Vigneto Gallina'

A sweet, floral bouquet leads to expressive layers of fruit in the 2009 Barbaresco Vigneto Gallina. There is an immediacy to the Gallina that is quite appealing. White truffles, red berries and spices emerge over time, adding further complexity. I am surprised by how well the 2009 is showing today, even if it starts to shut down a bit in the glass. The tannins are firm, yet there is more than enough fruit to fill out the wine’s frame. This is one of the better young Gallinas I remember tasting. A rich, textured finish rounds things out in style. There is a lot to like and love in the Gallina. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2024.
Antonio Galloni, eRobertParker.com

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1 case In Stock

2009 6 x 75cl 1 IB
OC
£380.00
  • €442.70
  • $600.78
  • $HK4,660.32

(approx)

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Domaine Leflaive Bourgogne Blanc

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3 cases In Stock

2011 12 x 75cl 3 IB
OC
£320.00
  • €372.80
  • $505.92
  • $HK3,924.48

(approx)

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Domaine Leflaive Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru 'Les Pucelles'

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5 cases In Stock

2011 6 x 75cl 5 IB
OWC
£780.00
  • €908.70
  • $1,233.18
  • $HK9,565.92

(approx)

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Domaine Leflaive Puligny Montrachet 1er Cru 'Les Combettes'

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2 cases In Stock

2011 6 x 75cl 2 IB
OWC
£738.00
  • €859.77
  • $1,166.78
  • $HK9,050.83

(approx)

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Château Canon La Gaffeliere

A massive wine, with a cigar box, chocolatey, thick, black currant and cherry-scented nose, this full-bodied wine is crammed with layers of fruit, extract, glycerin, and alcohol. Spicy yet rich, with high tannin, the 1995 Canon-La-Gaffeliere will need a minimum of 5-6 years of cellaring. The finish is long and rich, and the tannin sweet rather than astringent. Anticipated maturity: 2004-2020. Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate

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5 cases In Stock

1995 6 x 75cl 5 IB
OWC
£340.00
  • €396.10
  • $537.54
  • $HK4,169.76

(approx)

91 Buy
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Château Climens

The 1990 continues to develop exceptionally well (better than I thought), and now looks to be a worthy rival of the dazzling 1988. The superb aromatics (pineapple, acacia, vanilla, and honey) are followed by a rich, full-bodied, atypically powerful Climens that possesses adequate acidity, high alcohol, and even higher levels of extract and fruit. Anticipated maturity: 2000-2030. Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate.

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1 case In Stock

1990 12 x 75cl 1 DP
OWC
£1,224.60
  • €1,426.66
  • $1,936.09
  • $HK15,018.49

(approx)

95 Buy
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Bodegas Vega Sicilia, Valbuena

The 2007 Valbuena is rounded and warmer than the 2006 with lush dark berry fruits interlaced with scents of espresso and bay leaf. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannins, crisp acidity with a composed, focused finish of black cherries, raspberry, cedar and mocha. The 2007 has great precision and focus. It is more feminine and assured than the 2006, but one senses that it is holding something back to charm consumers in five or six year’s time. This is very impressive. Drink 2017-2030 - Neal Martin, Wine Advocate

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2007 6 x 75cl 6 IB
OC
£390.00
  • €454.35
  • $616.59
  • $HK4,782.96

(approx)

92 Buy
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Bernard Defaix et Fils, Chablis 1er Cru Vaillons

Decidedly more expressive with floral, spicy, pure, relatively powerful and quite ripe aromas of orchard fruit, especially peach followed by delicious, round, supple flavors of good fat and excellent volume if not the sheer class of the Les Lys. A solid effort and with good finishing precision - Allen Meadows, Burghound

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25 cases In Stock

2002 12 x 75cl 25 IB
OC
£262.00
  • €305.23
  • $414.22
  • $HK3,213.17

(approx)

89 Buy