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BRYANT FAMILY CABERNET SAUVIGNON 1997 (1) 100 WA CHATEAU MONTELENA ESTATE CABERNET SAUVIGNON 1997 (3) 98 WA


BRYANT FAMILY CABERNET SAUVIGNON 1997 (1) NAPA VALLEY. U. VTS. I HAVE CONSUMED SEVERAL BOTTLES OF THE 1997 CABERNET SAUVIGNON PRITCHARD HILL. ONE OF THE MOST AWESOME YOUNG REDS I HAVE EVER TASTED, IT POSSESSES A BLACK/PURPLE COLOR, A SEAMLESS TEXTURE, AND FREAKISHLY HIGH LEVELS OF INTENSITY (CASSIS, BLACK AND BLUEBERRIES INFUSED WITH ESPRESSO, CHOCOLATE, AND LICORICE) THAT ARE FLAWLESSLY PRESENTED IN A FULL-BODIED, MASSIVE YET ELEGANT WINE. NOTHING IS OUT OF BALANCE IN THIS EXPLOSIVELY RICH, THICK, HIGHLY-EXTRACTED CABERNET. A COMPELLING, HISTORIC CABERNET SAUVIGNON, IT WILL DRINK WELL FOR 30-35 YEARS. DECEMBER 2000 100 WA CHATEAU MONTELENA ESTATE CABERNET SAUVIGNON 1997 (3) NAPA VALLEY. THERE ARE 10,200 CASES OF THE REMARKABLE 1997 CABERNET SAUVIGNON ESTATE. OPAQUE PURPLE-COLORED WITH A DENSE, CHEWY, FULL-BODIED PERSONALITY, IT DISPLAYS ABUNDANT CASSIS, MINERAL, AND EARTH NOTES. THIS BRILLIANTLY MADE, SUPER-CONCENTRATED, PURE, BLOCKBUSTER POSSESSES SWEET TANNIN AS WELL AS A TERRIFIC FINISH. HAVING ADDED ADDITIONAL WEIGHT SINCE LAST YEAR, THIS SUMPTUOUS, MULTILAYERED, PROFOUNDLY CONCENTRATED CABERNET CONTAINS 14% ALCOHOL. IT IS A CANDIDATE FOR 25-30 YEARS OF LONGEVITY. ANTICIPATED MATURITY: 2003-2030. DECEMBER 2000 98 WA 4 BTS. PER LOT $1,600 - $2,100




Price Realised: $3048



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