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2011 Chateau Ausone Saint Emilion (Futures)
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$750.00
750ml Bottle
$2,250.00
Case of 3
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Item #45195
Future
Size: 750ml
Type: Red Wine
Varietal: Red Bordeaux Blend
Country: France
Region: Bordeaux, Saint Emilion

"The 2011 Ausone increases the level of intensity, elegance, complexity, richness and length. Nearly a mirror image of the La Chapelle, just with more going on, the Ausone boasts a more saturated purple color, and the wine has everything in large, intense proportions. The finesse and delicacy of all its components are what make it such a remarkable wine. The quality of the tannins and purity of the fruit make this another legendary effort that should age for 30-40 years." - Robert Parker, Jr.

Reviewed by: The Wine Advocate - 95pts


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