Jean Louis Chave "Cathelin" 1990 Ermitage
From the iconic Northern Rhône appellation of Hermitage, this is the incredibly sought after, inaugural release of the special blend, Cuvee Cathelin - named after Chave family friend, Bernard Cathelin - released only in limited quantities from special years.
"Cuvee Cathelin" is an icon among icons.
100% Syrah from the best sites on the Hermitage hill, mostly from the Les Bessards plot; Matured exclusively in new oak barrels for almost 18 months.
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This bottle appears to be in excellent condition: label & foil/wax seal intact; cork/closure appears secure, no leakage.
The contents of this bottle appear to be of good colour and clarity.
This bottle has been removed from the wine cellars of a noble Scottish estate.
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