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The November 2009 Live Auction - SW1109

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Pre-Bidding Ends: 11/21/2009 4:00:00 PM PST
Live Floor and Internet Bidding Begins: 11/21/2009 5:00:00 PM PST

Lot #39. Château Lafite Rothschild 1990

Description: Consists of 1 imperial (6L).
Score: 98 FM.
"Robust ruby-garnet color, violet highlights, and a subtly lightening rim. Fine cassis notes, with plum, tobacco, a hint of truffle, raisin, and candied orange. Full-bodied on the palate, with a complex texture, elegant body, focused and firm tannins, red cherry fruit, violet, and suede; shows richness and finesse, with good persistence and fruity berry notes in the finish; great potential for continued development." Falstaff Magazin, Fallstaff.at, Jun 2020
Notes: Signed by Aubrey McClendon, one of America's greatest wine collectors. This special bottle comes from the personal collection of Aubrey McClendon and is featured in an exclusive interview with Mr. McClendon available online at www.spectrumwine.com. All commissions earned by Spectrum Wine from the sale of this bottle, will be donated to the "Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma", the largest private hunger-relief organization in the state of Oklahoma. More information about the "Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma" can be found at www.regionalfoodbank.org.
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Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $4,300

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