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    Chateau Cheval Blanc 1986
    St. Emilion
    lbsl
    Bottle (1)
    "The 1986 still has a youthful dark ruby saturated color with no amber at the edge. The wine possesses a developing bouquet that offers up weedy tobacco, juxtaposed with sweet black berry, raspberry, and cherry fruit. The new oak that was so obvious in the wine's youth has moved to the background, offering more of a cedary character than raw wood. Medium to full-bodied, and moderately tannic, this is a delineated Cheval Blanc with more of a Medoc personality than typical St.-Emilion opulence. The wine is rich, intense, and well-made, but still requiring a few more years of bottle age. Anticipated maturity: 1999-2012" (92pts Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book, 3rd Ed., Jan 1998)


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    24th Saturday
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