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The February 2019 Distinguished Cellar Auction, Part II

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Auction Ends: 2/14/2019 6:00:00 PM PDT

Lot #29. Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Romanée-Conti 2010

Description: Consists of 1 Bottle, 0.75L
Score: 99 AM.
"This is also intensely spicy with a similar array of highly restrained but exceptionally complex floral and cool red and black berry fruit aromas. There is a real sense of focused power to the beautifully well-delineated, pure and highly nuanced, multifaceted medium-bodied flavors wrapped in a deep reserve of dry extract before culminating in a breathtakingly persistent finish replete with the hallmark youthful austerity. Like all of the great vintages of this most famous of burgundies, it is almost inconceivably spherical with a Zen-like sense of harmony. I could taste this hours later, and like the '10 La Tâche, this is not an especially powerful vintage for Romanée-Conti, but it should be one of the all-time greats in due time. In short, young burgundy just doesn't get any better than this." Burghound.com, Jan 14, 2013
Provenance: The Mont Blanc Cellar
Notes: Nicked vintage neck tag, nicked label, #00940.
Lot Location: Orange County
Estimate: $16,000


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