/Vieux Chateau Certan 2001 reaches record high

Vieux Chateau Certan 2001 reaches record high

Posted by Rachel England on 22 October 2018

Vieux Chateau Certan 2001 reaches record high

Vieux Chateau Certan 2001 traded at an all-time high of £1,750 this week, having originally been released at £520. As Liv-ex notes, the steady 237% increase demonstrates the wine’s resistance to ups and downs in the wider market.

Decanter’s Jane Anson recently awarded the wine a perfect 100-point score, describing it as a “show stopper of a wine, from the very first moment your pour it.” She gave its older sibling, the 2000, a lower 96 points, although her followers will note the better performing wine is still available for less – the 2000 last traded for £2,200.

Neal Martin has been less effusive in his review, scoring the wine 93 points in 2013. However, he noted that it appeared to be “on an upward curve”.

Related link:

https://www.liv-ex.com/2018/10/record-high-vieux-chateau-certan-2001/

 

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