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The March 2020 Auction: Part 4

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Auction Ends: 3/26/2020 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #548. Sine Qua Non Grenache Le Chemin Vers L'Heresie 2015

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Score: 99 JD.
"I loved the 2015 Grenache Le Chemin Vers L'Hérésie from barrel, and it certainly doesn’t disappoint from bottle. The 2015 checks in as a blend of 75% Grenache, 13% Mourvèdre, 8% Touriga Nacional and the rest Petite Sirah, fermented with 44% whole clusters (all from the Grenache and Mourvèdre) and aged close to two years in mostly used barrel. It sports a ruby/purple-tinged color to go with gorgeous notes of black cherries, framboise, black olives, fennel seed, and peppery herbs. Deep, concentrated, yet also voluptuous and seamless, it’s another tour de force from this estate which consistently produces one of the greatest Grenaches in the world." Jeb Dunnuck, JebDunnuck.com, Jul 2018
Provenance: The Empalizada Cellar
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $275

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