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The February 2021 Auction: Part 4

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Auction Ends: 2/25/2021 6:00:00 PM PST
Time Left to Bid: 1 day, 4 hours, 53 minutes, 57 seconds

Lot #345. Monsanto Chianti Classico Riserva Il Poggio 1990

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Score: 92 VM.
"(90% Sangiovese and 10% Canaiolo Nero and Colorino . . .): Saturated medium ruby-red. Superripe aromas of redcurrant, strawberry jelly, botanical herbs and mocha, with a slightly candied quality and a whiff of maple butter. Sweet, plush and broad, crammed with ripe red cherry, tea leaf and licorice flavors. This rich, fat, ripe wine finishes creamy-sweet, with melting tannins. Drinking beautifully now, but has the stuffing and acidity to last . . ." Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar, Feb 2013
Provenance: The Brochet Cellar
Notes: Base neck, lightly scuffed, nicked label.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $40

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