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    Chateau Leoville Barton 1996
    Pauillac
    12lbsl
    Bottle (12)


    "The 1996 Leoville Barton appears more youthful than the 1996 Langoa Barton in the glass with a healthy deep garnet core. The aromatics unfurl gracefully in the glass revealing briary, wild hedgerow, black truffle and sandalwood scents -- firmly in secondary aroma stage but with appreciable presence and intensity. The palate is medium-bodied with grippy tannin that form its firm and classic structure, spice, white pepper and cloves infusing the slightly animally red berry fruit. This is an adorable LĂ©oville Barton that is occupying a very "happy" place at the moment -- superb precision, old school claret at its best. Decant for an hour no more, then enjoy." (93 pts. Neal Martin, Wine Advocate #227)


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    3rd-4th Friday-Saturday
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