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The Class of Claret

1982 Bordeaux stands alone as it enters third decade
Peter D. Meltzer
Issue: July 31, 2002


After twenty years, 1982 Bordeaux are still booming at auction. The vintage remains a staple of virtually every commercial sale, attracting a diverse crowd of international bidders who are driving hammer prices to record levels.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 31, 2002.

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