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OLD DRINKS CARD, (WINE LIST) around 1930, London
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Seller location: Germany
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USD Value: US$80 (for reference only)
Current Bid: 60,000 TWNKL
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In this English-speaking, about 85 - year old beverage list / WINE LIST of the old-established London hotel "BERKELEY HOTEL", in which noble and selected specialities, also famous vintages of the ranges WINE, (e.g. Burgundy / Bordeaux as well as varieties from Spain, Italy, Germany) and EMPIRE WINES, CHAMPAGNER, COGNAC, LIQUEUR, SPIRITS, BEER, SHERRY, PORT, MADEIRA, VERMOUTH and much more are offered to the illustrious circle of guests, the inclined reader will also find classifications and characteristics of individual growing areas as well as interesting facts about German grape varieties and regions, e.g. Steinwein, Mosel, Rheinhessen, Rheinpfalz and Rheingau. Worth mentioning is e.g. a LOUIS ROEDERER Champagne with the oldest vintage 1914 ! So lovers and connoisseurs of famous German wines (e.g. Schloss Johannisberg Auslese from 1921) will also get their money's worth! Also noble for cigar and cigarette lovers can be found here. A very interesting and readable book, which makes the connoisseur smile at its variety, but also at its price level, which corresponded to that time.

The age of the WINE LIST can only be said or speculated that it is about 85/88 years old and probably dates from around 1930, since most of the listed
German and French Wines with vintages 1911 - 1929 and some of them dated back to 1875 are listed. This also applies to the champagne varieties from the years 1914 - 1928.
The size or dimensions of this "MINIATURE WINE LIST" are: 110 x 130mm


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Country: Breisach Germany (79206)
Shipping conditions: Seller pays shipping expenses, International shipping
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Starting Bid: 60,000 TWNKL

Auction started: 2018-06-13 08:36
Auction ends: 2018-06-27 08:36
Auction ID: 296

Item category: All > Collectibles > Historical & Cultural