The Only Wine Auction

with

No Buyer's Premium!

All Keywords

Any Keywords

Listed In:

2005 Chateau Leoville Las Cases

Item ID: 465881 Watch Listing

Ask Seller a Question


Item Has Ended

This listing has ended without a bid.

This item has been relisted. Click here to view.

3
Available

Buy it For:
$249 00

Click to Buy!

Add to Cart
Vintage: 2005
Bottle Size: Standard Bottle: 750 ml

Quantity: 3 Available
Listed: Monday September 25, 2017 12:26 AM EDT
Ending: Sunday November 19, 2017 12:00 AM EDT
Item Has Ended

Listing Details

Please see my other lots by pasting the following link:  http://www.cellarbid.com/listview.cgi?seller=vinophiler

For any questions, contact me at vinophiler@att.net

Rated a Perfect 100 Points by James Suckling (Wine Spectator):

This is breathtaking. Black in color, with incredible aromas of crushed blackberry, mineral, licorice and lead pencil. Full-bodied, with a mind-blowing texture of seamless tannins that coat every millimeter of the palate. Goes on and on, with licorice, currant and flowers. Time will tell if it's better than the 2000. Best after 2017.
 
Rated 98/100 Points by Robert Parker (Wine Advocate):
 
Another titanic effort from the Delon family, the 2005 Leoville Las Cases is probably the greatest wine made at this estate since Jean-Hubert Delon’s father produced the 1986 and 1996. Only 37% of the production made it into the 2005, a blend of primarily Cabernet Sauvignon with less than 13% Merlot and Cabernet Franc. An inky/ruby/purple color is accompanied by reticent aromatics that, with considerable coaxing, offer up subtle notes of toasty vanillin intermixed with lead pencil shavings, wet rocks, and enormously ripe, intense black cherry and creme de cassis. The wine hits the palate with a full-bodied, layered mouthfeel as well as enormous extract, concentration, and purity. This ageless, monumental claret requires a minimum of 15-20 years to approach maturity, and should last for a half century. It is about as classic a Leoville Las Cases as one will find.

 

Shipping

Actual shipping costs based on class of service.  Buyer assumes sole responsibility for complying with state shipping regulations.

Payment

Payment due within 48 hrs of auction close.  

Questions/Answers

Currently there are no questions to display.

Ask a Question

Login Status

You are not signed in. Login Here.
If you are not registered, you can Register Here

Shipping

  • In U.S. - See Item Description
  • International - See Item Description
  • NO Local Pickup Available.

Your Seller

vinophiler (1 )

Located in Staten Island, NY

Member Since June 17, 2016

Ask Seller a Question

View all listings by vinophiler.


Save Seller
Listing Details

Please see my other lots by pasting the following link:  http://www.cellarbid.com/listview.cgi?seller=vinophiler

For any questions, contact me at vinophiler@att.net

Rated a Perfect 100 Points by James Suckling (Wine Spectator):

This is breathtaking. Black in color, with incredible aromas of crushed blackberry, mineral, licorice and lead pencil. Full-bodied, with a mind-blowing texture of seamless tannins that coat every millimeter of the palate. Goes on and on, with licorice, currant and flowers. Time will tell if it's better than the 2000. Best after 2017.
 
Rated 98/100 Points by Robert Parker (Wine Advocate):
 
Another titanic effort from the Delon family, the 2005 Leoville Las Cases is probably the greatest wine made at this estate since Jean-Hubert Delon’s father produced the 1986 and 1996. Only 37% of the production made it into the 2005, a blend of primarily Cabernet Sauvignon with less than 13% Merlot and Cabernet Franc. An inky/ruby/purple color is accompanied by reticent aromatics that, with considerable coaxing, offer up subtle notes of toasty vanillin intermixed with lead pencil shavings, wet rocks, and enormously ripe, intense black cherry and creme de cassis. The wine hits the palate with a full-bodied, layered mouthfeel as well as enormous extract, concentration, and purity. This ageless, monumental claret requires a minimum of 15-20 years to approach maturity, and should last for a half century. It is about as classic a Leoville Las Cases as one will find.

 

Images

Back to Top

Shipping

Actual shipping costs based on class of service.  Buyer assumes sole responsibility for complying with state shipping regulations.

Payment

Payment due within 48 hrs of auction close.