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Harlan Estate 2003, 1 bottle

Auction:
2956B
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$431$350

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Auction:
Fine Wines - 2956B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 09, 2016 6:00PM

Description:

Harlan Estate 2003
Napa
"One of the most backward yet promising wines of the vintage is the 2003 Harlan Estate. Its dense opaque plum/purple color is accompanied by a sumptuous bouquet of graphite, camphor, creme de cassis, smoky barbecue wood and a hint of forest floor. Similar flavors hit the mouth with full-bodied splendor, a multidimensional mouthfeel and texture, and the sensational finish lasts more than 45 seconds. Some tannins are still present, and this wine seems much younger than expected at ten years of age, so give it 4-5 more years of bottle age and consume it over the following 20-25 years." R. Parker for TWA, 98 pts. 06/13
1 bottle
Estimate $350-450


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Keywords

Cassidae, Cassis, Food and drink, Graphite, Harlan, Harlan Estate, Matter, Oenology, Personal life, Tannin, Trans World Airlines, Wine

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