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DescriptionChateau La Mission Haut Brion 1996
"A backward, somewhat austere, muscular style of La Mission Haut-Brion, the color is still a dense, opaque ruby/purple and the aromatics shut down but promising, offering up black fruit, a hint of chocolate, and some sweet oak. The wine is a brawny, muscular, full-bodied La Mission that is going to take some time to reach its apogee." (90 pts. Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book, 4th Ed., Jan 2003)
Estimate: $1,300 - $1,700.
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