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Pichon Longueville Baron 1998, Pauillac, Bordeaux

The 1998 Pichon Baron has aged very nicely, and is well developed at 15 years of age. It has held on to its intense black ruby colour, with a garnet shade. A fresh robust nose after 3 hours of decanting, … Continue reading

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Destieux 2003, St Emilion, Bordeaux

At 10 years old, this bottle of Destieux has certainly racked up the miles on its way to Melbourne with the original importer label indicating “Liquidlink, California”. This is a blend of two-thirds Merlot, the rest made up with Cabernet … Continue reading

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Haut Bergey 2010, Pessac-Leognan, Bordeaux

The affordability of Bordeaux has taken quite a pummelling in recent vintages, bar 2011. Top tier wines such as La Mission and Haut Brion are priced beyond the non-investors. The next rung down the ladder such as Haut Bailly saw … Continue reading

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