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Penfolds Ampoule, wine is a master-art.

Penfolds Ampoule, wine is a master-art.

Penfolds is celebrating the provenance of a truly extraordinary wine, the 2004 Kalimna Block 42 Cabernet Sauvignon. In the spirit of Penfolds reputation of innovation and experimentation, the winemakers are breaking new ground by releasing a limited edition glass ampoule, containing a rare wine in a truly distinctive format. Essentially a hand-blown glass ampoule that provides an ideal wine environment and a bespoke glass plumb-bob that suspends the ampoule within a wooden Jarrah cabinet. Penfolds is an Australian wine producer, founded in 1844 by Christopher Rawson Penfold, an English physician who emigrated to Australia, and his wife, Mary Penfold. It is one of Australia’s oldest wineries and a company brand with an extensive product range. Only 12 units were produced, all with an individual number. To succeed such a master-piece, all the great australian talents were necessary. the best region’s finest artists and craftsmen worked together to create such a…