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Ausone 2000, 750mL (WA98+, ST97, WS97) from The BPW - Merchants of rare and fine wines.

Ausone

750mL

Vintage: 2000
Region: France--Bordeaux
Appellation: St. Emilion
Condition: scl

WA98+, ST97, WS97
Rated 98+ points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `Two bottles were badly corked, which is certainly a scary situation for a wine where only 1,000 or so cases were produced. However, a third bottle was magical and just short of perfection. Its saturated purple color was followed by a surprisingly more evolved and open wine than I had written in my tasting note in 2003, where I predicted maturity between 2020 and 2075. This wine displays wonderful, sweet tannin and a big, sweet kiss of truffle, crushed rock, blueberry, blackberry, and licorice. Extremely rich, full-bodied, with astonishing power, precision, and delicacy, this is a sumptuous wine that should age well for 50-60 years, but in the case of the one bottle out of three that was not corked, it seemed far more evolved and forward than I suggested in my write-up in 2003.` -- Robert Parker in the Wine Advocate


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Ausone

750mL

Vintage: 2000
Region: France--Bordeaux
Appellation: St. Emilion
Condition: scl

WA98+, ST97, WS97
Rated 98+ points by Robert Parker`s Wine Advocate: `Two bottles were badly corked, which is certainly a scary situation for a wine where only 1,000 or so cases were produced. However, a third bottle was magical and just short of perfection. Its saturated purple color was followed by a surprisingly more evolved and open wine than I had written in my tasting note in 2003, where I predicted maturity between 2020 and 2075. This wine displays wonderful, sweet tannin and a big, sweet kiss of truffle, crushed rock, blueberry, blackberry, and licorice. Extremely rich, full-bodied, with astonishing power, precision, and delicacy, this is a sumptuous wine that should age well for 50-60 years, but in the case of the one bottle out of three that was not corked, it seemed far more evolved and forward than I suggested in my write-up in 2003.` -- Robert Parker in the Wine Advocate


$1399.00

$1259.10

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