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The November 2017 Distinguished Cellar Auction, Part I

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Auction Ends: 11/16/2017 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #2740. Schrader Cabernet Sauvignon Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard MMXV "Old Sparky" 2015

Description: Consists of 1 Magnum, 1.5L
Packaging: OWC.
Score: 97 WA.
"A barrel selection coming from the best barrels of Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard, the 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon Old Sparky has a deep garnet-purple color and savory/meaty nose of yeast extract, chargrill, sautéed herbs and smoked meat over a core of crème de cassis, cigar box, red currant jelly and wild blueberries plus a touch of powdered cinnamon. Medium to full-bodied, the palate is packed with black fruit preserves, savory and baking spice layers, with a very firm backbone and very long, multilayered finish. 438 cases produced." Wine Advocate Interim, Dec 2017
Provenance: The Embrayage Cellar
Notes: Nicked and lightly scuffed label.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $1,000


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