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    Chateau Latour 1955
    Pauillac
    1hs, 1ms, 2hwasl, 1lcc, different importers
    Bottle (2)
    "A spectacular Latour, from a vintage that has provided many superb surprises (especially in the Medoc and Graves), the deep garnet-colored 1955 reveals some amber at the edge. It remains tannic, but its extraordinary perfume of smoked meats, dried herbs, cedar, black fruits, underbrush, and leather is seductive. It is full-bodied, with a sweet, intense mid-palate, plenty of power, and decades of life remaining. This is an under-rated, stunning Latour that may even improve. Anticipated maturity: now-2020." (95pts Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #129, June 2000)

    "A spectacular Latour, from a vintage that has provided many superb surprises (especially in the Medoc and Graves), the deep garnet-colored 1955 reveals some amber at the edge. It remains tannic, but its extraordinary perfume of smoked meats, dried herbs, cedar, black fruits, underbrush, and leather is seductive. It is full-bodied, with a sweet, intense mid-palate, plenty of power, and decades of life remaining." (95 pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #129, June 2000)


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    23rd-24th Friday-Saturday
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