1890 Chateau Latour Pauillac Bordeaux - RARE Single Bottle OWC from Chateau!
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Château Latour is one of Bordeaux's – and the world's – most famous wine producers. It is situated in the southeast corner of the Pauillac commune on the border of Saint-Julien, in the Médoc region. Rated as a First Growth in the 1855 Bordeaux Classification, it has become one of the most sought-after and expensive wine producers on the planet, and produces powerfully structured Cabernet Sauvignon-dominant wines capable of lasting many decades.
The site has been occupied since 1331, with a fort and garrison to guard the estuary. Several smallholdings began to grow vines, and wine from the site gained recognition from Montaigne as early as the 16th Century. The original tower no longer exists; the famous tower featured on the label was designed as a pigeon roost and built around 1620.
*The bottle was released by Chateau Latour in 2003 to Christies for their live auction. So prior to the release this bottle was stored at Chateau Latour and labeled in 2003 prior to release. Authenticity is guaranteed