10 of the oldest wines held in the UK Government wine cellar

10. 1970 Château Pétrus, Cru Exceptionnel, Pomerol, Bordeaux

Average selling price: £2,022

“Very special occasions only.” (1986)

“Excellent structure. Will continue to improve. Not really ready for drinking. However, may continue to be drunk on exceptional occasions, preferably not before 1995.” (1993).

“Use up now as lacking fruit.” (2003)

2 Responses to “10 of the oldest wines held in the UK Government wine cellar”

  1. herb stabb says:

    Wow ee
    Would love walk thru this history and look
    & a possible taste of an opened bottle

  2. herb stabb says:

    Wow
    A bit of history … makes one look for a chance
    To read more about these wines.
    ? Do you have an open bottle to taste ….
    I know it doesn’t exist but we can ask

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