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The October 2019 Auction: Part 2

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Auction Ends: 10/10/2019 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #788. Dominus Estate 1987

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Score: 96 RP.
"It is one of the great wines of the vintage in a year when a handful of California producers made profound Cabernets (i.e., Robert Mondavi Reserve, Dunn Howell Mountain, and Chateau Montelena). The wine is beginning to shut down, but it still displays a rich ruby color and an intensely spicy, fragrant nose of toasty vanillin oak, cassis, and cedar. In the mouth, this medium to full-bodied wine displays considerable tannins, fine integrated acidity, and an opulent, rich, spicy finish." Wine Advocate #89, Oct 1993
Provenance: The Cisaille Cellar
Notes: Very lightly scuffed capsule, very lightly damp stained label.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $170


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