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Colgin Cariad 2006, 6 bottles (owc)

Auction:
2956B
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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Auction:
Fine Wines - 2956B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 09, 2016 6:00PM

Description:

Colgin Cariad 2006
Napa
"Meriting the same rating I gave it at its release, the 2006 Cariad is composed of 57% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 11% Cabernet Franc and 7% Petit Verdot. One of the stars of the vintage, this thrilling, opaque purple-colored wine offers up sweet espresso, jus de viande, blackberry, blueberry, flower and chocolate aromas. A fabulous texture, tremendous purity, sensational brightness and authoritative flavor intensity allied to striking complexity and elegance are the signature of this creative blend from the David Abreu vineyards of Thorevilos and Madrona Ranch. Six hundred cases were produced. Give this wine another 3-4 years of cellaring and enjoy it over the following 15+." R. Parker for TWA, 98 pts. 06/11
6 bottles (owc)
Estimate $1,000-1,400


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Keywords

Abreu Vineyards, California, Geography of California, Merlot, Napa County, California, St. Helena, California

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