Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2016

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MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS Call 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) • Visit us at • Complimentary delivery on all orders over $150 in NY and CT 53 bo rde AU x Chateau Latour ranks in a class all its own. Of all the first growths, Latour has maintained a consistent level of excellence for over 100 years—and in the last two decades, they have been producing some of the greatest wines in the history of the estate. M uch of this has to do with a change of ownership in the mid-nineties, along with the constant quest to improve upon perfection. Today, the vineyards are farmed organically, and as quality continues to increase, production goes down. By the onset of the 2005 vintage, Chateau Latour was in the perfect position to create an icon bottling to challenge all others. Their success has created a wine to last the ages. ✦ Latour Pauillac 2005 W e 100 / WS 99 » $1250 "A great wine, the summation of a great vintage in Bordeaux... great elegance as well, a fabulous counterpoint to such power... this will keep forever" Wine Enthusiast "Brilliant, intense aromas...full-bodied palate, with ultrafine tannins and a beautiful balance...There's subtlety, yet also great depth. Lasts for minutes on the palate..." Wine Spectator (1006031) bench M ark o F p er F ec T ion

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