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The Spring 2017 Distinguished Cellar Auction

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Auction Ends: 3/23/2017 6:00:00 PM PST

Lot #477. Mouton Rothschild 1990

Description: Consists of 2 Bottles, 0.75L
Score: 94 VM.
"Bright red with a pale rim. Knockout nose of aromatic herbs, strawberry, sweet spices and acacia flower; yet another wine strongly marked by its cabernet franc presence. Fresh and vibrant, this absolutely dances on the palate with strawberry, sour red cherry and raspberry flavors complicated by gunflint and herbs. High acidity provides great clarity and cut to the long, floral, smoothly tannic finish. This has improved considerably with bottle age. Harvested from September 18 through October 3, this Mouton offers amazing balance and fragrance." Vinous, Aug 2011
Notes: Very top shoulder, nicked, very lightly scuffed and lightly wrinkled labels. Francis Bacon label.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $750


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