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The August 2019 Auction: Part 3

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Auction Ends: 8/15/2019 6:00:00 PM PST

Lot #879. Dominus Estate 2016

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Score: 100 WA.
"A blend of 84% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Petit Verdot and 8% Cabernet Franc aged in 40% new oak, the 2016 Proprietary Red Wine is deep purple-black in color and quite reticent at this youthful stage to begin, offering up subtle notions of potpourri, Indian spices, cigar box and iron ore over a core of crushed blackberries and black cherries with intermittent wafts of black and red currants, new leather and smoked meats. The palate is medium to full-bodied with a densely packed mid-palate and oodles of freshness framed by very ripe, finely grained tannins and laced with compelling earthy accents. It offers incredible vibrancy with tons of black and red fruit sparkle in the mid-palate leading to a provocative mineral element on the very long finish. If I could give more than 100 for this one, I would. To be released in May 2019." Wine Advocate Interim, Oct 2018
Provenance: The Hobereaux Cellar
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $275


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