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

7. 1962 Château Margaux, 1er Cru Classé Margaux, Bordeaux

Average selling price: £450

“Special occasions only.” (1986)

“Delicious, but at its peak. Will last for another 5, or possibly up to 10 years to remain at A.” (1990)

“Mature, delicious, will last a good 10 years. (1996)

“Has been wonderful. Now showing some age, but balanced and open. Drink by 2004.” (2002)

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:

    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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