Fine & Rare Wine Live Auction

February 25, 2017

LOT 181
SHAFER VINEYARDS CABERNET SAUVIGNON HILLSIDE SELECT 2005 (1 MAG.) 95 WS 99 WA
  • SHAFER VINEYARDS CABERNET SAUVIGNON HILLSIDE SELECT 2005 (1 MAG.) 95 WS 99 WA

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SHAFER VINEYARDS CABERNET SAUVIGNON HILLSIDE SELECT 2005
Stags Leap District. Napa Valley.

One of the world’s great wines and profound expressions of Cabernet Sauvignon, is the 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon Hillside Select. This wine spends more than 30 months in 100% new oak, and, year in year out, has been one of the most singular and profound examples of Cabernet Sauvignon in the world. It seems Shafer began to ratchet up performance during the 1990s, and the first decade of the 21st century has provided a treasure trove of either perfect or nearly perfect wines, including the 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2007 and more recently the 2010, 2012 and, in all likelihood, the 2013. 95 WS 99 WA


1 mag. per lot $600 - $700

Realised: $1,200
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Additional Info:

Department: Wine
Bottle Count: 1-5
Bottle Formats: Magnum 1500ml
Has Tasting Notes
Score: 99
Single Bottle Lots
Single Cuvée / Vintage
Vintage: 2005