Lot 163

DALLA VALLE VINEYARDS MAYA PROPRIETARY RED 1999 (3) 97 WA


DALLA VALLE VINEYARDS MAYA PROPRIETARY RED 1999 NAPA VALLEY. THE VIRTUALLY PERFECT 1999 MAYA IS A WINE OF STUPENDOUS UNCTUOSITY, RICHNESS, FRUIT, AND ELEGANCE. IT IS REMARKABLE THAT THE CABERNET FRANC GROWN IN THESE RED VOLCANIC SOILS CAN PRODUCE WINES OF SUCH INTENSITY AS WELL AS ELEGANCE. NOTES OF CASSIS, BLUEBERRIES, BLACKBERRIES, ESPRESSO, SMOKE, EARTH, AND VANILLA ARE OFFERED IN A FULL-BODIED, PROFOUNDLY CONCENTRATED AND LAYERED STYLE. FOR WHATEVER REASON, THE 1999 MAYA REVEALED MORE FORWARDNESS THAN THE CABERNET SAUVIGNON CUVEE. ANTICIPATED MATURITY: 2004-2024. AUGUST 2002 97 WA 3 BTS. PER LOT $1,000 - $1,300




Price Realised: $1950



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