Rare vintage wine of the year 1974
Vintage wines of 1974 from the most famous wineries of Bordeaux and Burgundy, Piedmont and Tuscany.
The ability of a wine to age is influenced by factors like wine region and the quality of soils, the grape variety and the winemaking.
The condition that the wine is kept in after bottling, the cellaring of the wine is very important too.
Only few wines are capable of aging well. Only the best wines from valuable vineyards have a high aging potential.
The vineyards of the classified chateaux of Medoc, the Grand Cru Classés, have deep gravel soils with an excellent drainage.
Here the aristocratic grape varities Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot found ideal conditions. Their vines are 30-70 years old!
In Piedmont the small single vineyards of the best producer of Barolo and Barbaresco are planted with Nebbiolo.
The wine region around the villages of Barolo, La Morra, Neive and Barbaresco create classical long-living red wines.
Nebbiolo wines require years of aging to balance the tannins with other characteristics.
All the wines of 1974 have optimal level, color, label and cork. The bottles are stored in ideal temperature and controlled conditions.
Our wines are stored on our own stock at Antik Wein and are ready for immediate shipment.
You can select and order here your vintage wine of the year 1974.
With every old vintage wine of the year 1974 you get a certificate: this certificate guarantees the authenticity, origin and quality of this wine of 1974.
Furthermore guarantees that this bottle was filled in the year 1974 and since then the originals capsule, cork and label were never replaced.
All the wines offered are from the indicated year of 1974. The vintage year 1974 of the wine is clearly visible on the original wine-label.
One of the most important appellations communales on the Left Bank in the Medoc wine region is Margaux.
The best estates of the Grand Cru Classés in 1855 are located on hills, terraces of gravel and quartz (in french croupes) benefit from good air circulation, drainage, and reflected warmth.
The largest tasting of Château Brane Cantenac, one of the five 2nd growths in Margaux, a so called vertical of fifty vintages, showed that there is a distinct identity and quality to the wines.
Brane Cantenac is often pleasently surprising in lesser years.
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