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    Chateau Lafleur 1998
    Pomerol
    2lwasl, 2lscl, 2owc
    Bottle (12)


    "This wine was incredibly tannic and backward from cask, but out of bottle it has shrugged off the excess tannin and seems to be developing far better than I thought it would. The color is dense/ruby purple, and the wine shows notes of sweet kirsch and blackberry liqueur, with a liquid minerality and a hint of violets. The wine is full-bodied, quite tannic, very dense and backward, but gorgeously concentrated, pure, and intense. This looks to be a classic Lafleur meant for significant long-term aging." (94 pts. Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book 4th Ed., Dec. 2002)


    Estimate: $4,750 - $6,000.

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    Beverly Hills, CA 90212

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