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The January 2022 Auction: Part 2

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Auction Ends: 1/13/2022 6:00:00 PM PST

Lot #339. Alban Vineyards Alban Estate Syrah Reva 2009

Description: Consists of 2 Bottles, 0.75L
Score: 97 WA.
"Moving on to the vineyard designated Syrahs and a fantastic vintage for this cuvee, which goes back to the 2005, 2006 and 2007 levels of richness, the 2009 Syrah Reva (100% Syrah aged 42-months in French oak) offers up more fruit and purity than normal, with only hints of its normal iodine/seaweed tinged profile. Loaded with sweet black raspberry, cassis, wild herbs, flowers and subtle blood and iodine qualities, it is a full-bodied, decadent Syrah that has incredible mid-palate depth, beautiful freshness and a blockbuster finish. It will continue to gain in depth and richness . . . " Wine Advocate #208, Aug 2013
Provenance: The Piano Cellar
Notes: 1 very lightly scuffed, 1 very lightly bin soiled labels.
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Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $170

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