Spectrum Fine Wine Auctions Home

The March 2023 Auction: Part 4

Auction # 755 | View Auction Schedule and Details
Back to auction lot listing Back to Auction Lot Listing
Auction Ends: 3/23/2023 6:00:00 PM PDT
Time Left to Bid: 4 hours, 39 minutes, 23 seconds

Lot #867. Montevertine Le Pergole Torte 2000

Description: Consists of 9 Bottles, 0.75L
Region: Italy, Tuscany.
Score: 93 TC.
"Sadly, Sergio Manetti died during the 2000 harvest, so this was the first wine for which Martino took on the entire winemaking responsibility. It is dark, with a plummy colour and a broad, ruby rim. It was a very hot summer, so there was a little less extraction to avoid harsher tannins, and the nose is soft and approachable, with blackberry and cherry fruit, though a fine, jammy ripeness. There is a sweet earthiness on the palate of a lovely mouth-filling wine, with a slightly bloody, baked plum pie quality and a fine juicy mid-palate. There are hints of chocolaty depth before fresh lemon acidity cuts through, with hints of spices and tobacco." Tom Cannavan, Wine-Pages.com, Jan 2005
Provenance: The Multitude Cellar
Notes: 2 neck, 4 base neck, 3 top shoulder, 1 lightly nicked label.
Read about SWA's Six Point Inspection Process and how to read the condition notes.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $2,750

Image Gallery

- Indicates you are the winning bidder for a specific lot.
- Indicates you are the highest bidder for a specific lot.
- Indicates you have been outbid on a specific lot.
*Price includes BP if auction is closed
^Reserve not met