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    Verite Red 2012
    Le Desir
    owc
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    "The 2012 Le Desir (64% Cabernet Franc, 24% Merlot, 8% Cabernet Sauvignon and 4% Malbec) reminds me of a young vintage of Ausone, such as 2005. The wine has amazing minerality and an explosive blueberry nose intermixed with blackberries, new saddle leather, charcoal and camphor. It is full-bodied, with espresso notes emerging on the palate. There are 1,900 cases of this super-endowed, prodigious wine that should drink well for 35-40 years. How fun it would be for mega-millionaires to put this in a blind tasting of a great vintage of Ausone in 10, 20 or 30 years from now." (100 pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #221, Oct. 2015)


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    21st Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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