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    Penfold's Grange
    1981 Bottle (1)
    1986 1sdc Bottle (3)
    1990 Bottle (1)
    1991 bsl Bottle (1)


    "The 1981 stood out as slightly superior. Winemaker John Duval always felt this was a tannic style of Grange, but the wine has shed its tannins, and this is one of the few vintages where the percentage of Cabernet Sauvignon was above 10%. Sweet notes of creme de cassis, cedarwood, charcoal, and barbecue spices are followed by a full-bodied, opulent wine displaying heady amounts of alcohol, glycerin, and density in its full-bodied, skyscraper-like texture." (97 pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #183, June 2009)


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2011
    1st-2nd Thursday-Friday
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