CHATEAU LATOUR, VINTAGES 1918 - 1988
Twenty-two vintages of the Grand Vin spanning seventy-one years and seven vintages of Les Forts
Especially shipped from Pauillac for this sale to mark the publication of Latour by Nicholas Faith (Christie's Wine Publications).
Lots 1 to 7 are from the cellars of Ulysses Cazabon, all other wines are from the cellars of Château Latour
Lot has been recorked. All other bottles have original corks. Capsules, labels and levels are all good
The wines is offered lying London, S.E.1, lots indicated ? are available in bond. All are subject to VAT. A selection of the older wines, cleared from bond and offered duty-paid only, will be on view at Christie's
Château Latour--Vintage 1918
Pauillac, 1er cru classé. Château-bottled
Good capsules, labels and levels. Recorked at the Château
A good vintage heralding the end of World War I. Several notes. At its best, soft, lovely flavour, perfect balance. Should be excellent in these rare magnums. M.B.
1 magnum per lot