CHÂTEAU LEOVILLE POYFERRE 1982
CHÂTEAU LEOVILLE POYFERRE 1982
If there are several bottles in stock, the displayed photo is not contractual and illustrates the state of conservation of the bottle.

1982 CHÂTEAU LEOVILLE POYFERRE 1982

Condition : Good

In stock 0 bottle
€215.00 Tax excl. €215.00 Tax incl.
€215.00 Tax excl.
€215.00 Tax incl.
This product is not available anymore Notify me when available
Other vintages of Château Leoville Poyferre in stock :
Do you have bottles for sale ? Get a fair market offer.
Contact us

Expert's opinions

91 / 100
Wine Spectator November - 1998
Wine Spectator
A gorgeous wine, and still holding back. A beautiful, perfumed red, with cherry, floral aromas. Full-bodied, very velvety, with a lot of fruit and a lovely structure. Will improve.
Read more
94 / 100
Robert PARKER - The Wine Advocate
The 1982 Leoville-Poyferre possesses great concentration, full body as well as considerable structure. A dense purpleplum color reveals some lightening at the rim. Terrific concentration hits the palate with mouth-searing levels of tannin. Full-bodied, thick, structured, muscular, and loaded with potential, this 1982 requires another 5-6 years of cellaring. It should age effortlessly for another 25-30 years. Patience is required.
Read more
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Saint Julien
Colour Red
Volume 0.75 l
Country France
Château Leoville Poyferre
Château Leoville Poyferre

The Château of Léoville Poyferré is a second classified growth of Médoc classification in 1855.

During the reign of Louis XIII in 1638, Master John Moytié, ennobled bourgeois Bordeaux and adviser to the Parliament of Bordeaux, had planted a vineyard on a mountain of graves near the river. This place earned the name "Mount Moytié" according to the use of time to designate a place by the name of its owner. Mount Moytié was part of the first historic growths of the Medoc, all born before the Fronde (1648-1653). The Médoc was giving birth to her first parish estates.This beautiful wine from the old Leoville estate north of St. Julien is one of the best terroirs of the appellation and surely the richest of the second growths.

The 80 hectares planted with 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 8% Petit Verdot and 2% Cabernet Franc, give a deep, rich wine.  The Chateau Leoville Poyferre produces elegant wines, very fine, balanced and complex, intense color, and velvety texture, and is disposed to have a very good aging potential.

>> See all the grands crus classés of Médoc classification