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The May 2023 Auction: Part 4

Auction # 764 | View Auction Schedule and Details
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Auction Ends: 5/25/2023 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #1566. Cayuse Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon The Lovers 2012

Description: Consists of 3 Bottles, 0.75L
Score: 93+ ST.
"Knockout nose delivers an infusion of berries complicated by flinty minerality, charcuterie, orange zest and warm gravel. Wonderfully fleshy, silky and sweet, if not quite as expressive in the middle palate today as the Camaspelo or Flying Pig blends. But this wine is brilliantly refined and fresh. Finishes firmly tannic and distinctly tangy. Christophe Baron describes this wine as "our answer to Palmer's Alter Ego," but this is more concentrated and richer in extract."
Provenance: The Bannière Cellar
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $325

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