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The October 2020 Auction: Part 4

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Auction Ends: 10/22/2020 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #572. Niepoort Colheita Porto 1900

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Packaging: OWC.
Region: Portugal, Douro, Porto.
Score: 99 RH.
"Amazingly the nose on this is the most complex of the night, on the palate killer (in a good way) acids, rosemary and mint, toffee, espresso, bitter almond, orange rind, an intense lingering sweetness, continually unfolds…like unfolding origami! A brilliant expression of a Colheita, so incredibly strong for a 112 year old wine…as strong as many wines 40 years younger, another nearly perfect wine." Roy Hersh, ForTheLoveOfPort.com, May 2012
Provenance: The Cordonnier Cellar
Notes: Lightly scuffed wax capsule. "Engarrafado 1972."
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $850

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