Cellar treasures at Latour
5 Apr 2011 by Jancis Robinson
Last Thursday night in Bordeaux, as signalled in Report from Bordeaux 1 and these two videos , I took part in a tasting exercise so rare that one of our party of 12 flew from Hong Kong especially for the evening and then left to fly back to Hong Kong at 5 am the next day. Our mission? To taste some of the wines (and provide tasting notes) destined for Christie's sale in Hong Kong at 6 pm on 27 May 2011, in the Convention Centre. This is to be a sale of bottles strictly from the château's own pristine cellars with all of the wines château bottled. (Some bottles were recorked in the early 1990s although the corks were not branded...

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