Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Screaming Eagle 2012, 3 bottles (owc)

Auction:
3107B
Lot:
351
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Fine Wines - 3107B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 26, 2018 6:00PM

Description:

Screaming Eagle 2012
Napa
"The perfect 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon Screaming Eagle is composed of 79% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Merlot and 4% Cabernet Franc. Made in the classic, iconic Screaming Eagle style that the original proprietress, Jean Philipps, first showcased in the early 1990s, before the winery was sold to Stan Kroenke, the inky/purple-colored, seamless 2012 possesses an extraordinary set of aromatics consisting of pure blackcurrant liqueur, licorice, acacia flowers, graphite and a subtle hint of new oak. Full-bodied, opulent and voluptuous, this profound wine is as prodigious as I thought it would be last year when tasted from barrel. It should age effortlessly for 20 or more years." R. Parker for TWA, 100 pts. 10/14
3 bottles (owc)
Estimate $7,000-9,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Stan Kroenke, Jean Philipps, Cabernet, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Screaming Eagle Winery and Vineyards

Departments

Specialists