The Dr A. Botenga Cellar

  • Event date 24 November - 1 December
  • Event location London, Hong Kong
The Dr A. Botenga Cellar: Six Decades of Collecting Part I auction in Hong Kong achieved an impressive US$5,416,954, underscoring the exceptional quality of this collection.

Following this success, Part II London auction on December 1 presents more prestigious wines from the cellar of Dr A. Botenga. The London sale offers 20th century classics, including Bordeaux’s most esteemed wines from the region’s golden era of winemaking. Highlights include First Growths from all the renowned Bordeaux châteaux, spanning vintages dating back to 1914 and encompassing every five-star vintage from both pre- and post-war years. Additionally, the auction boasts a wonderful collection of half bottles of some of the greatest Bordeaux of the 20th century.

Spanning decades and continents, Dr A. Botenga’s cellar is one of the greatest wine collections to come to auction, offering a rare chance for collectors to own iconic wines curated with unrivalled expertise and passion.
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The outstanding cellar of Dr A. Botenga: ‘In the end, it’s all emotion’

The result of more than 60 years of collecting, Dr Botenga’s wine cellar — to be offered in Hong Kong and London — contains countless rare vintages, including perhaps the greatest Burgundy ever produced and a 1945 Bordeaux that is ‘probably the most sought-after bottle in the world’

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