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Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Reserve des Deux Freres 2006, 2 bottles

Auction:
3107B
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$215$175

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Auction:
Fine Wines - 3107B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 26, 2018 6:00PM

Description:

Pierre Usseglio Chateauneuf du Pape Reserve des Deux Freres 2006
"A candidate for the wine of the vintage, and one of the few wines to hit this level of quality in the vintage, the 2006 Chateauneuf du Pape Reserve des Deux Freres is a selection of 100% Grenache that was raised 60% in demi-muids and 40% in two- to three-year-old barrels. Possessing a slightly darker color than the Mon Aieul and a bigger, richer wine, it offers incredible notes of cassis, black currants, smoked herbs and leather in a full-bodied, voluptuous, ripe yet seamless package. It will hold for a decade, yet it's a thrill ride today." J. Dunnuck for TWA, 98 pts. 03/16
2 bottles
Estimate $100-150


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Pierre Usseglio, Cassis, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, French wine, Grape, Grenache, Pope John XXII, Wine

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