The year 1948 was characterized by a dry weather during the growing phase of the grapes, ... which resulted in a high tannin content that got more balanced with time. Generally, good wines need time to age. The vintage 1948 needed to age for a few years to reach the perfect maturity.
A real old and drinkable wine from 1948. Every wine lover is fascinated by a perfectly aged and rare red wine with a world-famous origin.
Wine certificate of authenticityWe offer exclusively original and unaltered wines from 1948 in their unique bottle with original label and cork. You are choosing a first-class wine harvested in 1948 in one of the best French and Italian wineries.
Wine certificate of qualityBy Antik Wein you will find only first choices: perfectly aged red wines are stored in our wine cellar where conditions and temperature are always supervised. They show optimal level, color, label and cork.
Come visit us in our shop and personally buy a bottle or order it online to enjoy it directly at home.
Wine verticalA bottle of wine of the year 1948 is a rarity and unique finding. The taste of the wine, which is defined by its old age, can be on the limit of enjoyment for some. Therefore, an interesting alternative to buying a wine as old as ones anniversary, can be to recreate the years of the jubilee with three younger wine bottles, which together are as old. The tasting of the years through single steps is a charming present for any wine lover. Wine experts love these kind of vertical wine tastings: they emphasize the different phases of these valuable wines, and how their color and taste both change when ripening.
Three excellent wines of the Bordeaux region - all Grand Cru Classé from Saint Emilion for the vintage 1948.
The tasting of 75 years through single steps is a charming present for any wine lover.
Wine experts love these kind of vertical wine tastings: they emphasize the different phases of these valuable wines, and how their color and taste both change when ripening.
1986=37 years + 1998=25 years + 2010=13 years = 75 years !
(or even 1988 + 1998 + 2008)
The most interesting thing is the wine-tasting of a vertical which has wines with the same characteristic. Just like these classified Grand Cru Classé wines, from St. Emilion.
Thanks to the wine vertical for the 75th jubilation, you can elegantly avoid a true dichotomy. In fact, any proud owner of a bottle from his birth date asks himself if he really wants to open the wine bottle, or if he preferably keeps it in his wine vault. With the wine vertical, you can taste the last 75 years, step after step.
Content: 2.25 L
/ 1 L