1988 Château MONBRISON / MARGAUX Cru Bourgeois

Winning Bid: £55.00

Two perfect bottles of 75cl
Levels are at Base of Neck
Labels complete and usullied.
Foils are perfect and château embossed.*
Recent CellarTracker comments :
2/16/2020 – RED_MAN WROTE:89 Points
good level and long cork, colour still remarkably youthful, nose really fine, perfumed, typical Margaux, perfect weight and balance on the palate, very good indeed, at its peak but not going downhill in any hurry

12/28/2019 – RED_MAN WROTE:89 Points
good level and long saturated cork, colour still very good, only limited brown tinge, lovely classic Margaux nose, fine, perfumed, ethereal, palate shows its real age, fruit now more in the background, very good balance and length, certainly does not hide its age but a lovely and not yet fragile old lady, 88 and 89 were special years for Monbrison, which is why I bought both en primeur

3/31/2018 – RED_MAN WROTE:88 Points
perfect level and cork, some brown at rim reflecting 30 year old age, nose lovely, typical laid back Margaux, fine, classy, so poised, palate has perfect balance, still restrained tannins at finish, no longer in its fruit phase, depends what you like, some might say it’s over its peak because the fruit is no longer obvious, I love old Bordeaux’s and for me it is right in its drinking window, to each his own….

Wine Offer Status: Duty Paid, no VAT payable

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Auction History

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Highest bidder was: The Wine Cru

Date Bid User Auto
2020-03-26 17:57:24£55.00The Wine Cru
2020-03-26 17:57:24£52.00PJA2 Auto
2020-03-25 17:14:11£50.00PJA2
2020-03-25 17:13:48£42.00PJA2
2020-03-17 18:25Auction started

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