Masseto Library Release: Special limited edition wooden case number 1 featuring a bottle each of the 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011 vintages. Includes a visit, lunch and tour to the Estate for six people. Estimate: HK$30,000–80,000. This lot is offered in Finest & Rarest Wines: Direct from Great Estates on 27 May at Christie's in Hong Kong
To celebrate 30 years of Christie’s in Hong Kong and the 250th anniversary of the company, Masseto in Tuscany has made available a Masseto Library Release Case that includes one bottle each of vintages 2006 through to 2011.
A unique auction presentation, this Masseto Library Release is number 1 of only 100 cases produced and contains a certificate of authenticity. The lot also includes a visit to the estate with a guided tour of the winery and vineyards, and a tasting with lunch for a maximum of six people.
Harlan Estate 1990-2007 Vertical Collection: Includes one bottle each of each vintage from 1990 through to 2007 & a VIP tour and tasting experience in the hills of Oakville at Harlan Estate for up to four people. Estimate: HK$200,000-400,000. This lot is offered in Finest & Rarest Wines: Direct from Great Estates on 27 May at Christie's in Hong Kong
Harlan Estate in California is offering an exceedingly rare vertical vintage collection of bottles from 1990 through to 2007. The lot includes a VIP tour and tasting experience for up to four people at Harlan Estate in the hills of Oakville.
Annual production at Harlan Estate averages only 2,000 cases and the earliest vintages are in extremely short supply, meaning that potential buyers will have the opportunity to purchase historic vintages direct from the estate’s library collection.
Tempos Vega Sicilia: Includes one bottle of the 1922, 1941, 1953, 1964, 1974, 1982 Vintages of Vega Sicilia Unico & 'Discovering the Legend' guided tour, wine tasting and lunch for four people at the Estate. Estimate: HK$100,000-200,0000. This lot is offered in Finest & Rarest Wines: Direct from Great Estates on 27 May at Christie's in Hong Kong
From Spain we are delighted to offer a fabulous lot of Vega Sicilia Unico that includes a bottle each of the historic vintages of 1922, 1942, 1953, 1964, 1974 and 1982. The lucky buyer will also have the opportunity to visit the winery in Ribera del Duero and enjoy lunch in the company of three guests.
Bouchard Père et Fils
Bouchard Père et Fils. Includes one bottle of La Romanée 1865 from Bouchard Père & Fils & a visit to the Castle of Beaune for two people with a visit of the old ageing cellars, a privileged tasting and a gourmet lunch specially concocted by a starred chef paired with the Estate's fine wines. Estimate: HK$100,000-150,000. This lot is offered in Finest & Rarest Wines: Direct from Great Estates on 27 May at Christie's in Hong Kong
Bouchard Père et Fils is offering an extremely rare bottle of La Romanée 1865, bottled when Napoleon III was emperor of France and the American Civil War was drawing to a close. The lot also includes a visit for two people to the old ageing cellars at the Castle of Beaune, with a privileged tasting and gourmet lunch prepared by a starred chef — paired (naturellement) with Bouchard’s fine wines.
Château Mouton Rothschild
Château Mouton Rothschild. Includes a magnum each of 1989, 1999 & 2009 of Château Mouton Rothschild & visit and lunch at Mouton Rothschild for six people. Estimate: HK$160,000–300,000. This lot is offered in Finest & Rarest Wines: Direct from Great Estates on 27 May at Christie's in Hong Kong. Photo: Mathieu Anglada
Château Mouton Rothschild is offering a lot of three magnums each of the 1989, 1999 and 2009 vintages, and the lucky buyer will also get to visit and enjoy lunch at Mouton Rothschild with five guests.
The visit will begin in the new Vat Room, followed by the spectacular 100-metre Barrel Room, and lead on to the Museum of Wine in Art, where the collection includes original works by Picasso, Chagall, Gu Gan, Anish Kapoor and Jeff Koons, among others.
A tasting with a member of Mouton’s technical team will feature Château Mouton Rothschild, Le Petit Mouton de Mouton Rothschild and Aile d’Argent, as well as the classified growths Château Clerc Milon and Château d’Armailhac. The day will conclude with a delicious lunch, prepared by Mouton’s chef, in the Château’s private family quarters.
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