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Home >> Bordeaux >> 1995 Ausone [Imperial - cracked wax cap; slight old seeping]
1995 Ausone [Imperial - cracked wax cap; slight old seeping]
Item#BWE33062
Price:$4,100.00
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Size=6L, RP[93]

"Ausone's extraordinary minerality is present in the 1995, yet there are more aromatics, a richer, more multidimensional palate impression, and a fuller texture - all with the terroir brilliantly expressed. The wine boasts a dense ruby/purple color and an emerging but tightly-knit nose of spring flowers, minerals, earth, and black fruits. Rich, with an opulent texture and surprising sexiness for a young vintage of Ausone, the medium-bodied 1995 displays exquisite balance between its acid, tannin, alcohol, and fruit. Although it is not yet seamless, all the elements are present for an extraordinary evolution in the bottle. This wine will age at a glacial pace for 30-40 years. Anticipated maturity: 2010-2045. Last tasted, 3/01." - Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book, 4th Edition (Dec 31, 2002)