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The September 2020 Auction: Part 3

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Auction Ends: 9/17/2020 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #232. Krug Blanc de Blancs Clos du Mesnil Brut 1996

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Packaging: OWC.
Score: 100 AG.
"The 1996 Clos du Mesnil is every bit as stratospheric as it has always been. An iconic, epic Champagne of the highest level, the 1996 Clos du Mesnil captivates all the senses with its breathtaking precision and crystalline purity. The flavors are bright, sculpted and intensely mineral driven to the core. There isn't too much to add. Put simply, the 1996 Clos du Mesnil is one of the greatest and most moving Champagnes I have ever had the privilege to taste and drink." Vinous, Oct 2014
Provenance: The Irlandais Cellar
Notes: Scuffed long foil capsule.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $3,000

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