Lot 169

VÉRITÉ LA JOIE 2002 (3) 98 WA


VÉRITÉ LA JOIE 2002 NORTH COAST. A SPECTACULAR BLEND OF 64% CABERNET SAUVIGNON, 28% MERLOT, 7% CABERNET FRANC AND 1% MALBEC, OVER TWO-THIRDS OF THE FRUIT FROM THE ALEXANDER VALLEY MOUNTAIN ESTATE AND THE BALANCE FROM KNIGHT’S VALLEY AND BENNETT VALLEY, THE 2002 LA JOIE EXHIBITS A SWEET, OPULENT BOUQUET OF CHARCOAL, BURNING EMBERS, FOREST FLOOR, BLACKBERRIES AND KIRSCH. DEEP, FULL-BODIED, SUPPLE-TEXTURED, FLAMBOYANT AND EXTROVERTED, WITH UNDENIABLE PURITY AS WELL AS FINESSE, IT SHOULD DRINK WELL FOR ANOTHER 20-25 YEARS. 98 WA 3 BTS. PER LOT $800 - $1,100




Price Realised: $1140



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