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Chateau Petrus 1959 Chateau Bottled (Shah Toe Peh Trews) Chateau Petrus Modestly Calls Itself "Grand Vin", But Is Universally Regarded As The Outstanding Wine Of Pomerol, And Brings Prices At Least On Par With The Great First Growth Clarets Of Medoc. There Are Only Eight Chateaux In All Bordeaux In This Category 4 In Medoc, 1 In Graves, 2 In St. Emilion, And Chateau Petrus In Pomer0l. It Is Rich And Velvety With A Lovely Colour And Splendid Balance, This Vintage Is Outstanding, And While Today It Will Still Continue And Thrive Years To Come, Until It Reaches Its Soft, Gracious Perfection.

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“Chateau Petrus 1959- Chateau Bottled (Shah-toe Peh-trews)- Chateau Petrus modestly calls itself "Grand Vin", but is universally regarded as the outstanding wine of Pomerol, and brings prices at least on par with the great first growth clarets of Medoc. There are only eight chateaux in all Bordeaux in this category- 4 in Medoc, 1 in graves, 2 in St. Emilion, and Chateau Petrus in Pomer0l. It is rich and velvety with a lovely colour and splendid balance, this vintage is outstanding, and while today it will still continue and thrive years to come, until it reaches its soft, gracious perfection.”: