1985 Trotanoy

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£137.00 DP

Average critic rating : 85.5 points



This wine is another disappointing offering that appears to be losing its fruit and fat at an accelerated pace. It possesses a medium ruby/garnet color with considerable rust at the edge. The nose offers up aromas of olives, grilled vegetables, and straightforward cherry fruit. In the mouth, the wine is medium-bodied and soft, with some acidity and tannin poking through the meager flesh. This wine needs to be drunk up. Anticipated maturity: Now-2003. Last tasted 3/9.Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book, 3rd Edition # B1



A wine not up to par for Trot's reputation, but it is elegant and balanced with an herbal, ripe fruit character, medium body, soft tannins and a medium finish.--The Bordeaux 50. Drink now. – James Suckling , Wine Spectator 1994

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Trotanoy 1985
+£993.63     (+164.24%) Latest price:  £1,598.63
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FINE+RARE offers UK home delivery through our logistics partner London City Bond, with next day deliveries available for Central London addresses.
We deliver Monday to Friday; charges are £ 16 + VAT for up to 10 cases (12x75cl or equivalent) for most UK postcodes.
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Our storage costs are highly competitive. We will happily accept cases or single bottles, charging pro-rata based on the number of bottles and length of storage period.
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