Finest And Rarest Wine from an Important West Coast Collection

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3 May 2008, Beverly Hills

Datum der Auktion: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1994

Dominus--Vintage 1994
1 double-magnum per lot
DOMINUS Napanook is on the west side of the Napa Valley facing the town of Yountville, approximately one-third of the way up the valley. Historical records show that in 1836 George Yount, who gave his name to Yountville, planted the first vines of the

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 1.200 $ - 1.600 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1994

Dominus--Vintage 1994
1 impériale per lot
DOMINUS Napanook is on the west side of the Napa Valley facing the town of Yountville, approximately one-third of the way up the valley. Historical records show that in 1836 George Yount, who gave his name to Yountville, planted the first vines of the valley

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 2.400 $ - 3.500 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1995

Dominus--Vintage 1995
1 double-magnum per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1995 Napa Valley In original wooden case "The 1995 Dominus (6,000 cases produced from a blend of 80 Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 Cabernet Franc, 6 Petit Verdot, and 4 Merlot) is a ripe, plummy, supple, expansively-flavored wine with copious

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus

Dominus
Above 3 magnums and 2 bottles per lot
Dominus Napa Valley --Vintage 1994 magnums (3) --Vintage 1995 (2) Above 3 magnums and 2 bottles per lot

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 2.200 $ - 2.800 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1995

Dominus--Vintage 1995
6 magnums per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1995 Napa Valley Both lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 5-6 6 magnums per lot

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 2.400 $ - 3.800 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1996

Dominus--Vintage 1996
1 double-magnum per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1996 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 9-13 "The 1996 Dominus, a blend of 82 Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 Cabernet Franc, 4 Merlot, and 4 Petit Verdot, tips the scales at 14.2 alcohol. Although this offering lacks the

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 700 $ - 1.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1996

Dominus--Vintage 1996
6 mgnums per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1996 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 9-13 "The 1996 Dominus, a blend of 82 Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 Cabernet Franc, 4 Merlot, and 4 Petit Verdot, tips the scales at 14.2 alcohol. Although this offering lacks the power

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 2.200 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1996

Dominus--Vintage 1996
1 dozen bottles per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1996 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 9-13 "The 1996 Dominus, a blend of 82 Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 Cabernet Franc, 4 Merlot, and 4 Petit Verdot, tips the scales at 14.2 alcohol. Although this offering lacks the

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 1.800 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1996

Dominus--Vintage 1996
1 dozen bottles per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1996 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 9-13 "The 1996 Dominus, a blend of 82 Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 Cabernet Franc, 4 Merlot, and 4 Petit Verdot, tips the scales at 14.2 alcohol. Although this offering lacks the

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 1.800 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1996

Dominus--Vintage 1996
1 dozen bottles per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1996 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 9-13 "The 1996 Dominus, a blend of 82 Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 Cabernet Franc, 4 Merlot, and 4 Petit Verdot, tips the scales at 14.2 alcohol. Although this offering lacks the

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 1.800 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1996

Dominus--Vintage 1996
1 dozen bottles per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1996 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 9-13 "The 1996 Dominus, a blend of 82 Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 Cabernet Franc, 4 Merlot, and 4 Petit Verdot, tips the scales at 14.2 alcohol. Although this offering lacks the

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 1.800 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1996

Dominus--Vintage 1996
1 dozen bottles per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1996 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 9-13 "The 1996 Dominus, a blend of 82 Cabernet Sauvignon, 10 Cabernet Franc, 4 Merlot, and 4 Petit Verdot, tips the scales at 14.2 alcohol. Although this offering lacks the

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 1.800 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1997

Dominus--Vintage 1997
1 double-magnum per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1997 Napa Valley Lot 14-20 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 15-16 and 17-20 "The 1997 Dominus, a blend of 86.5 Cabernet Sauvignon, 9 Cabernet Franc, and 4.5 Merlot, is showing fabulously well. With 14.1 alcohol and a pH that would

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 800 $ - 1.200 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1997

Dominus--Vintage 1997
6 magnums per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1997 Napa Valley Lot 14-20 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 15-16 and 17-20 "The 1997 Dominus, a blend of 86.5 Cabernet Sauvignon, 9 Cabernet Franc, and 4.5 Merlot, is showing fabulously well. With 14.1 alcohol and a pH that would make

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 2.400 $ - 3.800 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1997

Dominus--Vintage 1997
1 dozen bottles per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1997 Napa Valley Lot 14-20 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 15-16 and 17-20 "The 1997 Dominus, a blend of 86.5 Cabernet Sauvignon, 9 Cabernet Franc, and 4.5 Merlot, is showing fabulously well. With 14.1 alcohol and a pH that would

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 1.800 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1997

Dominus--Vintage 1997
1 dozen bottles per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1997 Napa Valley Lot 14-20 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 15-16 and 17-20 "The 1997 Dominus, a blend of 86.5 Cabernet Sauvignon, 9 Cabernet Franc, and 4.5 Merlot, is showing fabulously well. With 14.1 alcohol and a pH that would

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 1.800 $ - 3.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1998

Dominus--Vintage 1998
1 double-magnum per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1998 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 24-26 "The 1998 Dominus's dark ruby/plum color is accompanied by aromas of licorice, earth, plums, black fruits, and underbrush. While this medium-bodied 1998 possesses good

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 400 $ - 600 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1998

Dominus--Vintage 1998
6 magnums per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1998 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 24-26 "The 1998 Dominus's dark ruby/plum color is accompanied by aromas of licorice, earth, plums, black fruits, and underbrush. While this medium-bodied 1998 possesses good

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 1.200 $ - 1.500 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Dominus--Vintage 1998

Dominus--Vintage 1998
1 dozen bottles per lot
Dominus--Vintage 1998 Napa Valley All lots in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 24-26 "The 1998 Dominus's dark ruby/plum color is accompanied by aromas of licorice, earth, plums, black fruits, and underbrush. While this medium-bodied 1998 possesses good

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 1.000 $ - 1.600 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1966

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1966
1 bottle per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1966 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Level: very top shoulder "Deep, the wine's extract almost visible it is so thick looking. An equally rich nose, almost malty yet developing a lovely fragrance. Sweet, full-bodied, yet tannic. Made as

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 1.200 $ - 1.800 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1979

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1979
4 bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1979 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Levels: base of neck; different importer slip labels "...a 'powerhouse', full of fruit and tannin. A year later, between the '78 and '88, all in impériales like some praetorian guard: crisp fruit on

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 2.000 $ - 3.200 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1981

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1981
6 bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1981 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Levels: four base of neck, two top shoulder; different importer slip labels "Opulent but blunt. A splendid pairing with the Ch Cheval Blanc at my Klassische Weindegustation in Zurich, surprisingly

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 3.000 $ - 4.200 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1983

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1983
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1983 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Levels: base of neck; lightly corroded capsules, different importer slip labels "Most recently, an impressive double magnum with crisp and agreeable fruit on nose and palate, good texture but

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 7.000 $ - 10.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1985

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1985
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1985 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel In original wooden case, missing lid Levels: base of neck; lightly corroded capsules "Equal top with Mouton, which had a fractionally finer bouquet, and Pétrus, the slightly better palate

Los #: 32

Schätzpreis: 9.000 $ - 14.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988
9 bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Lots 34-35 in original wooden cases, missing lids Parcel: lots 34-35 "The 1988 Pétrus is reassuringly outstanding, but it is not a prodigious Pétrus. The healthy dark ruby/purple color is followed

Los #: 33

Schätzpreis: 6.000 $ - 9.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Lots 34-35 in original wooden cases, missing lids Parcel: lots 34-35 "The 1988 Pétrus is reassuringly outstanding, but it is not a prodigious Pétrus. The healthy dark ruby/purple color is

Los #: 34

Schätzpreis: 8.000 $ - 12.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1988 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Lots 34-35 in original wooden cases, missing lids Parcel: lots 34-35 "The 1988 Pétrus is reassuringly outstanding, but it is not a prodigious Pétrus. The healthy dark ruby/purple color is

Los #: 35

Schätzpreis: 8.000 $ - 12.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1989

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1989
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1989 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Lot 36 label signed by Christian Moueix, slight signs of old seepage Lot 37-38 in original wooden cases; both lots with lightly glue stained labels, slight signs of old seepage; Lots 39-40

Los #: 39

Schätzpreis: 40.000 $ - 60.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1989

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1989
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1989 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Lot 36 label signed by Christian Moueix, slight signs of old seepage Lot 37-38 in original wooden cases; both lots with lightly glue stained labels, slight signs of old seepage; Lots 39-40

Los #: 40

Schätzpreis: 40.000 $ - 60.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008

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Château Pétrus--Vintage 1990

Château Pétrus--Vintage 1990
1 dozen bottles per lot
Château Pétrus--Vintage 1990 Pomerol, cru exceptionnel Lot 40 different importer slip labels Lots 42-44 in original wooden cases Parcel: lots 42-44 "The phenomenally rich, well-endowed 1990 Pétrus has been magical from the first time I tasted it

Los #: 42

Schätzpreis: 40.000 $ - 60.000 $

Datum: 03.05.2008