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1980 Echezeaux Grand Cru Mongeard-Mugneret 75cl
A bottle of 1980 Echézeaux Grand Cru from Mongeard-Mugneret. The Mongeard-Mugneret. domaine was created in 1945 and now produces wines from 30 hectares of vines across 35 different appellations. They own 1.82 hectares of Echézeaux.
The Echézeaux appellation came into being in 1937, and is large by Burgundy standards, comprising of 37.7 hectare of vines divided between around 80 owners, and comprises 11 'lieux dits' vineyards. It is situated within the village of Flagey-Echèzeaux, north of Vosne-Romanée.
Please see images for fill level and label condition. Note damage to the label and capsule, which is slightly loose, but appears to be secure.
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This bottle does not appear to be leaking. While we take every care to pack bottles securely we cannot guarantee that old corks and closures will not leak in transit.