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Chateau Montrose 2009, 2 bottles

Auction:
3107B
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
Fine Wines - 3107B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 26, 2018 6:00PM

Description:

Chateau Montrose 2009
St. Estephe, 2eme Cru Classe
"Tasted at the château, the 2009 Montrose is a blend of 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 29% Merlot, 5% Cabernet Franc and 1% Petit Verdot picked between 17 September and 5 October. It has a very powerful and opulent bouquet that is irresistible, blackcurrant pastilles, cedar, violets and a hint of vanilla pod. The palate is full-bodied, powerful, grippy in the mouth with layers of black fruit laced with tar and white pepper. It is a dense Montrose, heady unlike any other vintage with a spicy and purposeful finish that lingers long in the mouth. Almost knocks you sideways! This is immense." N. Martin for TWA, 98 pts. 03/17
2 bottles
Estimate $450-550


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Bordeaux wine, Cabernet Franc, Wine

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