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Pre-Bidding Ends: 2/8/2012 11:30:00 AM PDT

Lot #13. Domaine de la Romanée-Conti La Tâche 1969

Description: Consists of 12 Bottles, 0.75L
Packaging: OWC.
Score: 94 RP.
"A pungent, smoked duck, Asian spice, sweet, red and black fruit, caramel-like bouquet explodes from the glass. If there is ever a wine that can be said to reek of terroir, it is this 1969. From one of the more structured vintages in the last 25 years (let's hope the finest 1993s turn out this well), this fully mature, medium to full-bodied La Tache still retains some tannin. It is beautifully sweet, expansive, and rich, with complex aromatics. If the flavors deliver outstanding ripeness and complexity . . ." Wine Advocate # 100, Aug 1995
Notes: Nine 3.5cm or better, two 4cm, one 5cm, #04086-97.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: £14,000

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