Spectrum Fine Wine Auctions Home

The November 2021 Auction: Part 4

Auction # 686 | View Auction Schedule and Details
Back to auction lot listing Back to Auction Lot Listing
Auction Ends: 11/28/2021 6:00:00 PM PST
Time Left to Bid: 20 hours, 7 minutes, 59 seconds

Lot #545. Peter Michael Les Pavots 1995

Description: Consists of 2 Bottles, 0.75L
Score: 91 RP.
"First of all, Les Pavots is made in a backward, Bordeaux-like style that does not offer the gush of jammy fruit so noticeable in many California Cabernets. However, this is an authoritatively rich wine overlaid with a structural profile that suggests the wine needs 4-5 years of cellaring - at least in top vintages such as California has experienced in the nineties. The black/ruby/purple-colored 1995 Les Pavots (a 73% Cabernet Sauvignon, 14% Merlot, and 13% Cabernet Franc blend), which achieved 13.9% alcohol naturally, reveals a sweet, tobacco, lavender, and cassis-scented nose, medium-bodied, tannic, elegant flavors, outstanding purity, ripeness, and length, yet a measured, restrained style. " Wine Advocate #114, Dec 1997
Provenance: The Éclat Cellar
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $180


- 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