Spectrum Fine Wine Auctions

The February 2019 Distinguished Cellar Auction, Part II

Auction # 540 | View Auction Schedule and Details
Back to auction lot listing Back to Auction Lot Listing
Auction Ends: 2/14/2019 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #202. Lafleur 2015

Description: Consists of 3 Magnums, 1.5L
Packaging: OWC.
Region: France, Bordeaux, Pomerol.
Score: 100 WA.
"The 2015 Lafleur is a blend of 54% Cabernet Franc and 46% Merlot. Medium to deep garnet-purple in color, it's profoundly scented of plum preserves, chocolate-covered cherries and blueberry pie with nuances of black olives, lavender, unsmoked cigars and cast iron pan plus a touch of Indian spices. The rich, medium to full-bodied palate is completely packed with tightly wound fragrant earth, black fruit and exotic spice layers, supported by perfectly ripe, wonderfully velvety tannins and seamless freshness. The epically long finish delivers a sum that is greater than the many compelling characters imparted on the nose and palate, whispering promises of a whole myriad of provocative finishes to discover throughout this wine's very long future. This exquisite masterpiece is not to be missed." Wine Advocate #236, Apr 2018
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $13,000


- Indicates you are the winning bidder for a specific lot.
- Indicates you are the highest bidder for a specific lot.
- Indicates you have been outbid on a specific lot.
*Price includes BP if auction is closed
^Reserve not met