Fine & Rare Wines
Tuesday 22 & Wednesday 23 August 2017, 6.00pm
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This auction brings an unprecedented amount of large format bottles with Imperials (6 litre), Double magnums as well as magnums. South African wines are dominating the Other New World section. The Italian and Spanish offerings are both larger than normal and both feature some wonderful wines. A strong showing from the Rhone with Chateauneuf du Pape being the dominant contributor. Burgundy presents well with Grand Cru as well as Premier Cru and village wines. We are normally very strong with the wines from Bordeaux including Sauternes and August is no exception. With a number of 100 point wines from both Sauternes and the Left and Right Banks. There is also several wines from the famous 1982 vintage. To finish we have a couple of Seppeltsfield Para Liqueurs both over 100 years old and a strong showing of Tokaji Aszu’s from Hungary including a 1957 Essencia.
Head of Fine & Rare Wines
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