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The January 2019 Internet-Only Auction Part 3

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Auction Ends: 1/17/2019 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #174. Louis Roederer Cristal Brut 2007

Description: Consists of 6 Bottles, 0.75L
Region: France, Champagne.
Score: 97+ AG.
"Long-time Chef de Caves Jean-Baptiste L├ęcaillon has produced yet another in a string of superb Champagnes with the 2007 Cristal. Rich, powerful and enveloping, the 2007 takes hold of all the senses and never lets up. The aromatics alone are captivating, but then the wine opens on the palate, revealing layer after layer of flavor to match a multi-dimensional, kaleidoscopic personality that will leave Champagne lovers weak at the knees. The 2007 is 58% Pinot Noir and 42% Chardonnay, which is to say a bit more Chardonnay-leaning than is the norm. The 2007 is striking today, but it should also age effortlessly for several decades. It is also without question one of the very finest new releases of the year." Vinous, Jul 2015
Notes: OC.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $1,300


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