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    Cote Rotie 1988
    Cote Brune, Cuvee Reservee, Gentaz-Dervieux
    Bottle (1)
    Provenance: Wines from a Northern California gentleman. Most wines purchased on release and the California wines were direct from the wineries. Wines stored in a temperature and humidity controlled cellar.

    "Showing some signs of bricking on the rim, the bouquet is pixelated in clarity, adorned with effervescent scents of red cherries, garrigue, fennel, orange blossom and wilted rose petals. The palate does not stint on fruit intensity, and yet the finesse and grace of this Côte-Rôtie is quite profound. Perfectly balanced, long and tender, the 1988 is a stunning Northern Rhône, and yet the munificent donor said he had experienced better bottles. The mind boggles." (98 pts. Neal Martin, Vinous, July 2018)


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    13th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
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