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Ch. Pontet-Canet 1996 Pauillac 5eme-Cru 6x150cl / Original Wooden Case

Lot: 5825

Ch. Pontet-Canet 1996 Pauillac 5eme-Cru 6x150cl / Original Wooden Case

Winning Bid: £850

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Lot:
Winery: 
Chateau Pontet-Canet
Vintage: 
1996
Region: 
Pauillac, Bordeaux, France
Cask Ageing: 
16-20 Months / French Oak / 60% New
Bottled Strength: 
13%
Bottle Size: 
6 x 1.5 Litre
product Details

Chateau Pontet-Canet 1996 Pauillac 5eme-Cru 6x150cl

Chateau Pontet-Canet is a 5th Growth (5eme Cru) estate in the 1855 Classification of the Medoc.

The wine is typically a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon (approximately 60%) and Merlot (30-35%), with small volumes of Petit Verdot and Cabernet Franc; matured in French Oak barrels for 16-20 months.

Large-format bottles are great for extended ageing periods due to the wine's slower rate of maturation.  Indeed, this is a fantastic opportunity to purchase a mature case of quality Bordeaux.

These 6 magnums of the very well received 1996 vintage are presented in their original wooden case, unopened prior to this listing.

Please note that there shall be a shipping charge equivalent to 12 bottles applied to this lot.

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Please note: Due to the various ages of bottles and their seals, condition of liquid is at the buyer's discretion and no claim can be lodged against failure/leakage in transit.

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