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This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 7/28/2019
"Bright ruby red. Perfumed, high-pitched aromas of cherry, minerals, spices and licorice: Cellarmaster Christophe Bouillot describes this as the domain's "upstairs Corton," while the Bressandes is their downstairs version. Precise and fine-grained in the mouth, with lovely mineral and violet high notes lifting the black cherry and licorice flavors. Really saturates the palate without leaving any impression of undue weight. Very long on the aftertaste...92-95" IWC 1/12 "This is much more animale in character than the Bressandes with a somber if highly complex nose featuring dark berry fruit, stone, earth and underbrush nuances. There is an overt muscularity to the big-bodied, intense and robust flavors that possess a most admirable amount of structure-buffering dry extract that imparts a velvety texture to the borderline chewy and terrifically persistent finish. A classic Clos du Roi that is built for the long-term...94" BH 04/12
3 Bottles 750ml
Corton Clos du Roi La Pousse d`Or 2010
Current Bidding (Reserve Has Been Met)
Final prices include Buyer's Premium: $222
Estimate: $200 - $300
Auction closed on Sunday, July 28, 2019.
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