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The April 2021 Auction: Part 2

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Auction Ends: 4/8/2021 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #829. Marcassin Chardonnay Marcassin Vineyard 2007

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Score: 99+ RP.
"A staggering Chardonnay that’s still an infant, the light yellow/green/gold 2007 offers up notes of unbuttered popcorn, orange liqueur, lemon butter, quince and crushed rocks. It possesses terrific underlying acidity, a full-bodied mouthfeel and a youthfulness and freshness that suggest this wine has two decades of life ahead of it. This majestic Chardonnay seems more French than Californian, but again, this reflects the significance of the labor of these two overachieving, push-the-envelope visionaries. What California viticulture and high-class, minimalist winemaking can achieve is exhibited in bold fashion by this 2007." Wine Advocate #201, Jun 2012
Provenance: The Sourire Cellar
Notes: Slightly recessed cork capsule, nicked label.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $350

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