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Magazine Archives: Sept. 30, 2008

Blockbuster Bordeaux

As the '82s dominate at auction, Lafite looks like the biggest prize 
John Siudut
Issue: September 30, 2008


Bordeaux's 1982 vintage is not only a classic, it's one of the most popular categories at auction. Many of the wines are drinking well now but can still age for several more years. As wine lovers continue to scoop up younger Bordeaux from collectible vintages such as 2005, 2003 and 2000, the 1982s have become ever more appealing to serious collectors.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands August 14, 2008.


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