Barrel Auction Lots

Preview the 120-barrel lots up for tasting and bidding at the Napa Valley Barrel Auction on June 5.

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Lot #101- Acacia Vineyard

2014 Pinot Noir
Lonetree Vineyard Barrel Selection
Los Carneros

Release Date: April 2016

  • This 100% Pinot Noir wine is from the most select barrels of our 2014 estate Pinot Noir
  • Created from grapes grown in vineyard blocks on a beautiful west-facing slope - Pommard clone selection planted on 101-14 rootstock
  • Aged 15 months in our best French oak barrels

Winemaker:
Matthew Glynn

Lot #102- Alpha Omega

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: January 2017

  • Aged for 22 month in 80% new French oak, 20% one-year-old barrels
  • Vineyards include To Kalon, Missouri Hopper, Las Piedras, Sklar, Sunshine Valley and Newton
  • The blend is 80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, 5% Petit Verdot and 5% Cabernet Franc

Winemaker:
Jean Hoefliger

Lot #103- Amici Cellars

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Missouri Hopper
Oakville

Release Date: September 2016

  • This opulent, concentrated, pure Cabernet Sauvignon possesses beautiful blueberry and dark cherry fruit, with a splash of cassis and mocha. An attractive vigor and freshness yields to an elegant yet full style.
  • Aged 20 months in 80% new French oak with 20% of the wine whole berry barrel fermented.
  • The historic Missouri Hooper vineyard is nestled under the Mayacama’s mountain range on the southern end of the Oakville bench.

Winemaker:
Joel Aiken

Lot #104- Amizetta Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Estate Reserve
Napa Valley

Release Date: February 2016

  • 100% estate Cabernet Sauvignon harvested from our Sobrante block in the Conn Valley area of Napa Valley
  • Southern facing site with extremely steep terraced hillside vineyards sitting at 800 feet elevation
  • Small lot fermentation, cave aged for 18 months in 100% new French oak barrels

Winemaker:
William Clark

Lot #105- Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: March 2016

  • Composed of a barrel selection of our favorite Cabernet Sauvignon lots from the vintage
  • From heritage clones planted in two blocks on our estate property
  • Aged for 22 months in 100% new French oak

Winemaker:
Robert Hunt

Lot #106- Antica Napa Valley - Antinori Family Wine Estate

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Selezionare montagna
Napa Valley

Release Date: November 2015

  • Piero Antinori and his family have been making wine from their Tuscan estates since 1385
  • Their fascination for Cabernet Sauvignon has been brought to their Napa Valley estate, Antica
  • The result is a mountainside wine that is intense and multi-dimensional.

Winemaker:
Piero Antinori

Lot #107- Arietta

2014 Red Table Wine
2014 Arietta H Block, Hudson Vineyards
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Arietta’s flagship co-fermented blend of Cabernet Franc and Merlot
  • From vines planted on the Hudson Ranch in 1986
  • Made by winemakers Andy Erickson and Morgan Maureze

Winemaker:
Andy Erickson

Lot #108- Arkenstone Vineyards

2013 Blend
Arkenstone Estate Obsidian
Howell Mountain

Release Date: October 2016

  • Cabernet blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot and Malbec
  • All grown on our estate vineyards high up on the western shoulder of Howell Mountain
  • Volcanic soils, low yields and intense concentration; well- balanced, long ageability

Winemaker:
Sam Kaplan

Lot #109- Arrow&Branch

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Dr. Crane Vineyard
St. Helena

Release Date: October 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from the historical Dr. Crane Vineyard located in the St. Helena appellation
  • This wine should prove to be among the most important and exciting wines produced in Napa
  • Jennifer Williams will craft this wine from the best barrels received from this location

Winemaker:
Jennifer Williams

Lot #110- Artesa Winery

2014 Pinot Noir
Block 91D
Los Carneros

Release Date: July 2015

  • The site is unique in being located at the highest elevation of Los Carneros at 420 feet
  • This unique terroir provides high drainage capacity and regulates vine vigor
  • The Martini Clone and meticulous farming result in a Pinot Noir that has power and grace

Winemaker:

Lot #111- Atalon Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Estate Vineyard
Oakville

Release Date: August 2015

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from our estate vineyard in Oakville
  • A blend of Clones 6 and 337
  • Aged in a small 60-gallon French oak, Taransaud barrel

Winemaker:
Brian Kosi

Lot #112- Baldacci Family Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Heirloom
Stags Leap District

Release Date: October 2016

  • This wine is from Brenda's Vineyard, our best vineyard selection
  • Rolando hand selects the barrel that best expresses our Stags Leap, 100% Cabernet Sauvignon estate vineyard
  • Named Heirloom in recognition of our family's ongoing stewardship of our estate property

Winemaker:
Rolando Herrera

Lot #113- Barnett Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Rattlesnake
Spring Mountain District

Release Date: February 2015

  • Rattlesnake Hill is the very best of our estate Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Small lots come together to form Rattlesnake Hill, grown on volcanic soil on Spring Mountain
  • In 2013 every lot ripened to perfection with an impeccable level of flavor and structure

Winemaker:
David Tate

Lot #114- Beaulieu Vineyard

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Eleven
Rutherford

Release Date: October 2015

  • Sourced from BV Ranch #2 on the famed Rutherford Bench at the border of the Rutherford appellation
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon produced from two clones best suited to the climate and soils of this vineyard
  • Barrel fermented in 100% new French oak and aged an additional 22 months

Winemaker:
Jeffrey Stambor

Lot #115- Bennett Lane

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: March 2016

  • This lot is 100% Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
  • The wine is a blend of three of our top Cabernet vineyards
  • In true Bennett Lane style, this is a bold, fruit-driven, and layered Cabernet Sauvignon

Winemaker:
Rob Hunter

Lot #116- Beringer Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Laurie Hook selected distinct lots from Beringer's Reserve Vineyardsshe felt were especially expressive
  • Aged for approximately two years in hand-selected, custom-toasted barrels of new French Nevers oak

Winemaker:
Laurie Hook

Lot #117- Blackbird Vineyards

2013 Red Wine
Auction Napa Valley Cuvee
Napa Valley

Release Date: March 2016

  • 19% Cabernet Franc, 22% Cabernet Sauvignon, 59% Merlot
  • Vineyard sources: Ballard on Spring Mountain, Shifflett in Napa and Hudson in Carneros
  • Aged 20 months in French oak barrels 50% new, 50% seasoned

Winemaker:
Aaron Pott

Lot #118- Bounty Hunter Rare Wine

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Blind Justice Beckstoffer To Kalon
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 20 months in 100% new French oak

Winemaker:
Tim Milos

Lot #119- BURE Family Wines

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Estate
St. Helena

Release Date: September 2015

  • Grown on original Bosche clone from our estate in St Helena; select barrel from our top lot
  • Originally from France, Luc Morlet is a winemaker who has worked for several noted wineries
  • Unfined and unfiltered; aged in new French oak

Winemaker:
Luc Morlet

Lot #120- Cain Vineyard & Winery

2013 Blend
Cain Five
Spring Mountain District

Release Date: November 2015

  • Grown in the Cain Vineyard, cradled in its own bowl atop Spring Mountain District
  • A classic Cabernet blend that is also utterly distinctive in both aroma and taste
  • Successful bidder specifies bottle size(s) – come visit your wine before bottling!

Winemaker:
Francois Bugue

Lot #121- Cardinale

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: November 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon, 100% estate grown, 100% mountain vineyards
  • A blend from Diamond Mountain, Spring Mountain, Howell Mountain and Mount Veeder vineyards
  • This composition results in a remarkable symphony of flavor, texture, and complexity

Winemaker:
Chris Carpenter

Lot #122- Castello di Amorosa

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Il Barone
Napa Valley

Release Date: April 2017

  • Fine wine from a variety of appellations including Rutherford
  • Intense aromatics and flavor
  • A reserve wine

Winemaker:
Brooks Painter

Lot #123- Chappellet Vineyard

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Pritchard Hill
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • 100% mountain-grown Cabernet Sauvignon from Chappellet’s Pritchard Hill estate vineyard
  • A blend of our most profound lots of Cabernet aged for 22 months in 100% new French oak
  • The stunning 2013 vintage yielded a complex and powerful expression of mountain Cabernet

Winemaker:
Phillip Corallo-Titus

Lot #124- Chateau Boswell Winery

2014 Cabernet Sauvignon
Beckstoffer To Kalon Vineyard
Napa Valley

Release Date: January 2016

  • From one of Napa Valley's most treasured vineyards, Beckstoffer To Kalon
  • We are delighted to offer this Cabernet Sauvignon crafted by our winemaker, Russell Bevan
  • Fermented in Taransaud puncheons and aged in 100% new French oak

Winemaker:
Russell Bevan

Lot #125- Clif Family Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Cold Springs Vineyard
Howell Mountain

Release Date: November 2016

  • Our estate Cabernet Sauvignon comes from our CCOF-certified, organically farmed Cold Springs Vineyard
  • Located at top of Howell Mountain above the fog line with decomposed volcanic ash soils
  • Aged 18 months in 80% new French oak

Winemaker:
Laura Barrett

Lot #126- Cliff Lede Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Poetry
Stags Leap District

Release Date: September 2016

  • Nearly all Cabernet Sauvignon, with a touch of Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot
  • The Poetry Vineyard is a steep, rocky, west-facing hillside in the Stags Leap District
  • After 18 months of élevage in new French oak, the blend was selected from our best lots

Winemaker:
Chris Tynan

Lot #127- Coho

2013 Merlot
Michael Black Vineyard
Coombsville

Release Date: September 2016

  • From the unique Black Clone producing small berries concentrating structure and aromatics
  • Grown in tufa rock strewn volcanic soils
  • These naturally limiting soils yield only 1 to 1.25 tons of Merlot per acre

Winemaker:
Phillip Coralio-Titus

Lot #128- Continuum Estate

2014 Red Table Wine

Napa Valley

Release Date: January 2018

  • 100% mountain grown at Continuum Estate on Pritchard Hill
  • Fermented in oak and cement tanks and aged in 80% new French oak barrels for 20 months
  • A blend of 55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Cabernet Franc, 10% Petit Verdot and 10% Merlot

Winemaker:
Tim Mondavi

Lot #129- D. R. Stephens Estate

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

St. Helena

Release Date: September 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from our Moose Valley Vineyard located on Old Howell Mountain Road in St. Helena
  • We have selected a specific block from our estate Moose Valley Vineyard to create this special wine
  • Our 7 1/2 acre Moose Valley Vineyard is planted with seven different clones and the soil is comprised of three types

Winemaker:
Mike Hirby

Lot #130- Darioush

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Darius II
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Darius II captures the singular and exceptional qualities of each vintage at Darioush
  • Grown from Darioush estate vineyards in southern Napa Valley and on Mt. Veeder
  • The inaugural wine collaboration of winemaker Steve Devitt and consultant Michel Rolland

Winemaker:
Steve Devitt

Lot #131- Davies Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Tierra Luna
Diamond Mountain District

Release Date: November 2016

  • From Diamond Mountain District
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon; harvest date of October 5th, 2013
  • Made by winemakers Sean Thompson and Hugh Davies

Winemaker:
Sean Thompson

Lot #132- Duckhorn Vineyards

2013 Blend
Monitor Ledge Cuvee
Napa Valley

Release Date: February 2016

  • Grapes from Monitor Ledge Vineyard are a key component of Duckhorn Vineyards blends
  • Vines in this vineyard struggle to grow, resulting in fruit with intensity and structure
  • This wine displays lush, concentrated red fruit character, the hallmark of this vineyard

Winemaker:
Renee Ary

Lot #133- Ehlers Estate

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

St. Helena

Release Date: March 2016

  • A single lot, single vineyard, Cabernet Sauvignon from the Aiken’s Loam hill on our St. Helena estate
  • Full-bodied, impeccably structured, and infinitely complex, with firm tannins and a powerful finish
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon, 100% estate grown, from our organic and biodynamic vineyards

Winemaker:
Kevin Morrisey

Lot #134- Etude

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
West Bench
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Celebrates Etude’s long relationships with some of Napa’s most highly-regarded grapegrowers
  • Winemaker Jon Priest selected lots from three storied vineyards located in Napa’s western benchlands
  • From Vine Hill Ranch in Oakville, Morisoli Vineyard in Rutherford and Mill Creek Vineyard in St. Helena

Winemaker:
Jon Priest

Lot #135- Far Niente

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Oakville

Release Date: February 2016

  • 100% Oakville appellation, estate grown in Stelling Vineyard
  • Offers a unique blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot and a touch of Cabernet Franc
  • Aged in 100% new and once-used French oak barrels for 21 months

Winemaker:
Nicole Marchesi

Lot #136- Foley Johnson

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Estate
Rutherford

Release Date: October 2016

  • 100% estate fruit from the Rutherford appellation with two vineyard sources: Peral and Main
  • Unfined and unfiltered 100% Cabernet Sauvignon aged in 100% French oak barrels
  • Both gravel and loamy soils express special qualities in these select vineyard blocks

Winemaker:
Brad Warner

Lot #137- Franciscan Estate

2013 Petit Verdot
A
Oakville

Release Date: January 2016

  • Our Oakville vineyard experiences cooling marine influences with plenty of sun and heat
  • Our 240-acre Oakville estate is dry-farmed yielding smaller berries and concentrated fruit
  • A blend of 85% Petit Verdot and 15% Merlot that has been barrel aged for 20 months

Winemaker:
Janet Myers

Lot #138- Frank Family Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Winston Hill Vineyard
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Winston Hill is located in the eastern side of Rutherford, on Rich Frank's personal estate
  • This special barrel is 100% Cabernet Sauvignon, from the Heart Block of the vineyard
  • Aged for 20 months in 75% new French oak barrels and 25% once-filled French oak barrels

Winemaker:
Todd Graff

Lot #139- Freemark Abbey

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Bosche Gravel Selection
Rutherford

Release Date: September 2016

  • Sourced from the famed Bosche Vineyard, due west of Rutherford on an alluvial fan
  • 92% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Merlot: both from the gravel bench section of Bosche Vineyard
  • Freemark Abbey Winery has been making wines exclusively from this vineyard since 1970

Winemaker:
Ted Edwards

Lot #140- Frias Family Vineyard

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Oakville

Release Date: November 2015

  • This beauty comes from right in the heart of Oakville
  • Aged for 22 months in French oak
  • 100% unfiltered Cabernet Sauvignon; berries are triple sorted

Winemaker:
Todd Heth

Lot #141- Gamble Family Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
CAIRO
Oakville

Release Date: April 2016

  • 100% Clone 337 Cabernet Sauvignon from our estate vineyard in Oakville
  • Aged for 20 months in a new Remond barrel from the Bertranges forest of France
  • Jim Close has selected the most expressive barrel of the year to honor CAIRO.

Winemaker:
Jim Close

Lot #142- Ghost Block

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Single Vineyard
Yountville

Release Date: March 2016

  • Ghost Block single-vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Hillside planting, organically grown

Winemaker:
Robert Lawson

Lot #143- Groth Vineyards & Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Reserve
Oakville

Release Date: September 2016

  • 90% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot,
  • From the Groth's Hillview Vineyard on our Oakville Estate
  • Aged 22 months in new French oak: Vernou, Sylvain, Quintessence; comes in a wooden case

Winemaker:
Michael Weis

Lot #144- HALL

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2015

  • Showcases the symmetry of blending mountain Cabernet with Merlot grown in a rocky vineyard
  • Cabernet from two mountain locations; atop Diamond Mountain and on Howell Mountain
  • The Merlot brings harmony, length and a supple texture to the blend

Winemaker:
Steve Leveque

Lot #145- Handwritten Wines

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Aged for 22 months in 100% new French oak

Winemaker:
Rob Lloyd

Lot #146- Hartwell Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Reserve
Stags Leap District

Release Date: October 2016

  • Sourced from our estate vineyards on top of Wappo Hill in the Stags Leap District
  • Aged in 100% new French Oak
  • Cabernet Sauvignon blended with Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot

Winemaker:
Benoit Touquette

Lot #147- The Hess Collection Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: January 2018

  • Ridge 4 of the Veeder Hills vineyard offers highly acclaimed Cabernet Sauvignon
  • This special blend features exquisite Mount Veeder lots of 93% Cabernet, 7% Malbec
  • We salute 30 vintages on Mount Veeder with our finest Cabernet Sauvignon

Winemaker:
Dave Guffy

Lot #148- Hewitt Vineyard

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Rutherford

Release Date: May 2016

  • 100% Hewitt estate vineyard, known for consistently superb quality.
  • 96% Cabernet Sauvignon, 4% Petit Verdot
  • Aged in 90% new French oak

Winemaker:
Trevor During

Lot #149- Hourglass

2013 Red Wine
36-24-36
Napa Valley

Release Date: June 2017

  • This wine is a special blend from our BlueLine estate
  • 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Malbec, 10% Merlot, 6% Petit Verdot, 2% Cabernet Franc
  • Aged in 100% new Darnajou Bordeaux barrels for 20 months

Winemaker:
Anthony Biagi

Lot #150- HUNNICUTT

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Beckstoffer Georges III
Rutherford

Release Date: March 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Sourced from the famed Beckstoffer Georges III vineyard in Rutherford
  • Aged 28 months in 80% new French oak barrels

Winemaker:
Kirk Venge

Lot #151- Ideology Cellars

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Williamson Vineyard
Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • 100% single vineyard, estate Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Aged for 24 months in 100% new French oak

Winemaker:
Julie Hagler Lumgair

Lot #152- J Gregory Cellars

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Coombsville

Release Date: May 2015

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Aged for 22 months in 50% new French oak and 50% once-used French oak

Winemaker:
Mark Jessup

Lot #153- Jamieson Ranch Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Cordes Vineyard
Atlas Peak

Release Date: January 2016

  • Cordes Vineyard sits on a southern facing slope on Atlas Peak just above the fog line
  • Complex and concentrated dark fruit gives way to a lasting finish
  • Made in a traditional style, highlighting the Napa Valley terroir and aged 18 months

Winemaker:
Juan Jose Verdina

Lot #154- Jessup Cellars

2014 Chardonnay

Los Carneros

Release Date: January 2016

  • 100% Chardonnay
  • Fruit from Truchard Vineyards in Los Carneros
  • Aged sur-lie for 10 months in new French oak

Winemaker:
Rob Lloyd

Lot #155- John Anthony Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Rossi Vineyard
Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley

Release Date: September 2015

  • Our 2012 John Anthony Reserve ages for three years in 100% new French oak
  • The vineyard was selected for the rich vibrant fruit produced with integrated tannins
  • The 2012 John Anthony Reserve is 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

Winemaker:
Rob Lloyd

Lot #156- Joseph Phelps Vineyards

2013 Blend
Insignia Special Cuvee Auction Napa Valley
Napa Valley

Release Date: November 2016

  • A one-of-a-kind 2013 Insignia “Special Cuvee” Auction Napa Valley blend
  • 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 18% Petite Verdot, 12% Cabernet Franc; aged 2 years in French oak
  • Sourced from 100% estate vineyards in Stags Leap District, St. Helena and South Napa

Winemaker:
Ashley Hepworth

Lot #157- Knights Bridge Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Dr. Crane
St. Helena

Release Date: October 2016

  • This Cabernet Sauvignon is from the acclaimed Dr. Crane Vineyard in St. Helena
  • It is 100% Cabernet Sauvignon and will be aged 23 months in 100% new French oak
  • Very limited production wine

Winemaker:
Meredith Leahy

Lot #158- Kuleto Estate

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

St. Helena

Release Date: October 2016

  • Clones 6, 7, 337, and Martha’s Vineyard harvested between September 25 and October 3, 2013
  • 10 blocks planted between 750 and 1250 feet with multiple exposures; four barrel blend
  • 100% de-stemmed and open tank and aged in 75% new French 25% new American oak

Winemaker:
Dave Lattin

Lot #159- Kenzo Estate

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Ai
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Selected from the most significant barrels of Kenzo Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Minor additions of red blend varieties; yet Ai bears the hallmark of classic Napa Cabernet
  • Both graceful and powerful, with the subtleties of a wine grown at high elevation

Winemaker:
Heidi Barrett

Lot #160- Laird Family Estate

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Mast Ranch
Yountville

Release Date: February 2016

  • This barrel lot is 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from our Mast Ranch in Yountville
  • Ages for 22 months in French oak then receives another seven months of barrel aging

Winemaker:
Paul Hobbs

Lot #161- Larkmead Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Lot A5B
Calistoga

Release Date: October 2015

  • Clone 337 Cabernet Sauvignon aged in 100% new French oak from Tonnellerie Sylvain.
  • Vines planted in 1998 on deep, loam soils that lie atop an ancient, underground riverbed.
  • One of our finest wines, from one of the finest vintages Napa Valley has seen in half a century.

Winemaker:
Dan Petroski

Lot #162- Leto Cellars

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

St. Helena

Release Date: April 2016

  • Sourced from a single vineyard of 45-year-old vines
  • 100% Cabernet; aged in 35% new French oak, 35% two-year-old French oak
  • This will be our second release of Cabernet Sauvignon with a 250 case-production projected

Winemaker:
Lisa Warner

Lot #163- Louis M. Martini Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2017

  • This wine is 100% Cabernet Sauvignon sourced from mountainside vineyards within Napa Valley
  • Hand-picked and hand-sorted before being fermented in our state-of-the-art cellar 254
  • Aged in 100% French oak barrels

Winemaker:
Michael Martini

Lot #164- Madonna Estate

2014 Pinot Noir
Madonna Vineyard
Los Carneros

Release Date: March 2016

  • Organically grown Pinot Noir grapes CCOF Certified since 1991
  • 100% Pinot Noir single clone selection Dijon 667
  • Dry-farmed grapes grown in the Los Carneros region of Napa Valley

Winemaker:
Andrea Bartolucci

Lot #165- Mayacamas Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Mountain Selection
Mount Veeder

Release Date: January 2018

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon blended from our finest lots vinified in 2013
  • 100% high-elevation Mount Veeder grapes, aged in neutral oak casks for 36 months
  • Like all Mayacamas wines, expected to age effortlessly for many decades to come

Winemaker:
Andy Erickson

Lot #166- Atelier Melka

2014 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: March 2018

  • Unique 100% hillside Cabernet Sauvignon blend created by Philippe Melka from the following wineries:
  • Alejandro Bulgeroni Estate, BRAND Napa Valley, Davis Estates, Fairchild Napa Valley, Gandona Estate, Lail Vineyards, Melka Wines
  • Moone-Tsai Vineyards, Parallel Napa Valley, QTR, Raymond Vineyards, Roy Estate, Seavey Vineyard, Vineyard 29

Winemaker:
Philippe Melka

Lot #167- The Mascot

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2018

  • Made from the younger vines of Harlan Estate, BOND and Promontory
  • The Mascot reveals a glimpse into the evolution of our winegrowing endeavors
  • Its character unfolds as a structured balance of power and elegance

Winemaker:
Will Harlan

Lot #168- Merus

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Bennett Vineyard, Block 6
Coombsville

Release Date: October 2016

  • A wine with the lushness of the valley floor and the structure of hillside fruit
  • 100% open-top tank, 50% hot fermentation early with cool finish, 50% very cool fermentation
  • 100% de-stemmed whole berry fermented and aged in 100% new French oak

Winemaker:
David Lattin

Lot #169- Meteor Vineyard

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Perseid
Coombsville

Release Date: September 2016

  • Deep volcanic Coombsville soils with fruit-forward, age-worthy Cabernet Sauvignon tannins
  • The long 2013 growing season produced firm but ripe flavors that are brighter than usual
  • Deep blue and red fruit with perfectly integrated tannins and a long finish

Winemaker:
Dawnine Dyer

Lot #170- Mi Sueño Winery

2013 Blend

Napa Valley

Release Date: September 2015

  • Crafted from the fruit of our most coveted vineyards in Coombsville
  • 100% proprietor grown and farmed fruit
  • Carefully chosen from our smallest lots of our premium label, Seleccion Herrera

Winemaker:
Rolando Herrera

Lot #171- Miner Family Winery

2013 Blend
The Oracle
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Miner's The Oracle is a blend of the five classic red wine varietals:
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec and Petit Verdot
  • Carefully crafted using up to 15 different lots from Stagecoach Vineyard

Winemaker:
Stacy Vogel

Lot #172- Montgomery Vineyard

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Calistoga

Release Date: September 2015

  • This is the debut Auction Napa Valley Barrel lot for Montgomery Vineyard
  • Estate grown from our Northern Calistoga vineyard
  • Wines crafted with winemaker Robbie Meyer’s magic

Winemaker:
Robbie Meyer

Lot #173- Mount Veeder Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Cloud Peak
Mount Veeder

Release Date: January 2016

  • 100% estate fruit; 83% Cabernet Sauvignon and 17% Malbec
  • Our mountain vineyards rest above the fogline at 1,000-1,600 feet above Napa Valley
  • Will be aged for 20 months in new French oak barrels

Winemaker:
Janet Myers

Lot #174- Nickel & Nickel

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
John C. Sullenger Vineyard
Oakville

Release Date: August 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon, completely sourced from the John C. Sullenger Vineyard
  • All of the Sullenger Vineyard's 30 acres are devoted to Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Comprised of fluvial river deposits and clay loam soil from the Bale soil series

Winemaker:
Darice Spinelli

Lot #175- Oakville Ranch Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Franc
Robert's
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Our flagship wine, produced in very limited quantities from the little-known Sonders Clone
  • True to variety and place; showing intense blue/black fruit with layers of spicy complexity
  • High-altitude Cabernet Franc, from the summit of the ranch’s 66-acre organic vineyard

Winemaker:
Anne Vawter

Lot #176- Oakville Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Pelissa Vineyard
Oakville

Release Date: March 2016

  • Oakville Winery Cabernet Sauvignon, Oakville Napa Valley
  • Estate grown, family owned
  • Organically grown in historic vineyards

Winemaker:
Lynn Watanabe

Lot #177- O'Shaughnessy Estate Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Howell Mountain

Release Date: October 2016

  • Showcasing a wine from our most mature Cabernet Sauvignon vines
  • The wine is 100% estate Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon and first of its kind for us
  • This wine has been aged for 21 months in 100% new French oak barrels

Winemaker:
Sean Capiaux

Lot #178- Outpost Wines

2013 Blend
True Vineyard
Napa Valley

Release Date: January 2016

  • Third vintage of this classic red wine blend from the True Vineyard located on Howell Mountain
  • 39% Cabernet Sauvignon,33% Cabernet Franc, 28% Merlot

Winemaker:
Thomas Brown

Lot #179- Paradigm Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Oakville

Release Date: March 2017

  • Rich wine from a near perfect growing season which produced small intense berries
  • Aged for 20 months in 60% neutral and 40% new French oak barrels
  • From our estate Oakville vineyards cultivated to successfully produce consistent quality

Winemaker:
Heidi Barrett

Lot #180- Paraduxx

2013 Blend
Proprietary
Napa Valley

Release Date: February 2016

  • This limited wine was crafted from a core of Cabernet Sauvignon, blended with Zinfandel
  • The depth, power of our Cabernet Sauvignon pairs well with Zinfandel’s bright fruit, spice
  • A balanced wine with mouth-filling tannins that will cellar well for years

Winemaker:
Don LaBorde

Lot #181- Parallel Napa Valley

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Calistoga

Release Date: September 2016

  • 100% hillside Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Barrel selected by winemaker Philippe Melka
  • Lush and delicious yet powerful and explosive

Winemaker:
Philippe Melka

Lot #182- Paul Hobbs

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Nathan Coombs Estate
Coombsville

Release Date: July 2016

  • Nathan Coombs is the newest estate vineyard in the Paul Hobbs portfolio
  • 2013 is shaping up to be one of our favorite vintages in the past two decades
  • Hand-harvested, hand-sorted, fermented with native yeasts and aged in 100% new French oak

Winemaker:
Paul Hobbs

Lot #183- Pine Ridge Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Stags Leap District

Release Date: March 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Sourced from our four estate vineyards across 47 acres in Stags Leap District
  • Bold and elegant, this wine expresses dark cherry, blueberry, cocoa and silky tannins

Winemaker:
Michael Beaulac

Lot #184- Pride Mountain Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: March 2016

  • This selection was held back just for Auction and will not be available in any other venue
  • From our Rock Arch Triangle block; consistently our most intense, structured wine
  • The 2013 vintage produced a wine of incredible concentration and depth of flavors

Winemaker:
Sally Johnson

Lot #185- Prime Cellars

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Coombsville

Release Date: January 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 100% Coombsville
  • Hillside, hand-farmed grapes

Winemaker:
Ted Henry

Lot #186- Provenance Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Franc

Calistoga

Release Date: December 2015

  • From the Tamagni Vineyard in Calistoga, known for warm climate, rocky soil and great quality
  • 100% Cabernet Franc
  • Aged in 30% new French oak

Winemaker:
Trever Durling

Lot #187- Rocca Family Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Grigsby Vineyard Old Vines Barrel Selection
Yountville

Release Date: October 2016

  • Winemaker Paul Colantuoni’s single favorite barrel from the extraordinary 2013 vintage
  • 100% Estate-grown, CCOF-certified organically farmed Grigsby Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Uninoculated, unfined, unfiltered, aged 20 months in a new Taransaud Château Ferrée barrel

Winemaker:
Paul Colantuoni

Lot #188- Realm Cellars

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: February 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Mountain fruit farmed by David Abreu
  • Aged in 100% new Darnajou French oak barrels

Winemaker:
Benoit Touquette

Lot #189- Red Mare Wines

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: April 2016

  • 87% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Petite Sirah, 2.5% Cabernet Franc,2.5% Malbec 2.5% Malbec
  • Explodes with flavors of sweet cherries, cassis, layers of cedar, milk chocolate and clove

Winemaker:
Anne Vawter

Lot #190- Robert Mondavi Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Monastery Block, To Kalon Vineyard
Oakville

Release Date: January 2017

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 100% Monastery Block, To Kalon Vineyard

Winemaker:
Genevieve Janssens

Lot #191- Rombauer Vineyards

2014 Cabernet Sauvignon
Stice Lane Vineyard
St. Helena

Release Date: September 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from estate-owned Stice Lane Vineyard
  • The vineyard's gravelly soils are ideal for concentrated, full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon
  • The wine is 100% barrel fermented and aged 18 months in new French oak

Winemaker:
Richie Allen

Lot #192- Round Pond Estate

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • Composed of the finest selections from a narrow gravel strip on our Rutherford estate
  • Well structured, powerful, dark and serious; built to age elegantly
  • Notes of blackberry, chocolate, tobacco, classic Rutherford dust with balanced acidity

Winemaker:
Muiris Griffin

Lot #193- Saintsbury

2014 Pinot Noir
Stanly Ranch
Los Carneros

Release Date: October 2015

  • Born of a perfect growing season, this stunning Pinot Noir exudes sexy black-fruit purity
  • The windswept hills of southeastern Carneros provide a perfect terroir for great Pinot Noir
  • From Block 17 using Clone 777, 90 feet above San Pablo Bay

Winemaker:
Chris Kajani

Lot #194- Salvestrin

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon
3-D Cabernet Sauvignon
St. Helena

Release Date: November 2015

  • Salvestrin Estate Vineyard, originally planted by Dr. George Crane in 1860
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon, aged for 35 months in new French oak
  • 3-D Cabernet is made in honor of our three daughters, 4th generation of Salvestrin family

Winemaker:
Richard Salvestrin

Lot #195- Saunter Wines

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Red Head Vineyard Clone 685
Napa Valley

Release Date: January 2016

  • This wine is 100% Cabernet Sauvignon from the Red Head Vineyard Clone 685
  • The blend is from two medium toast new Darnajou barrels and one neutral Darnajou barrel
  • Aged for 20 months in 100% French oak barrels

Winemaker:
Thomas Brown

Lot #196- Shafer Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Hillside Select
Stags Leap District

Release Date: October 2017

  • Sourced from the slopes of our Hillside Estate Vineyards in the Stags Leap District
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Aged three years in new French oak and one year in bottle

Winemaker:
Elias Fernandez

Lot #197- Sherwin Family Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Spring Mountain District

Release Date: February 2018

  • Estate Cabernet Sauvignon from Spring Mountain District
  • Intense mountain fruit
  • Aged in new French oak for 22 months

Winemaker:
Steve Sherwin

Lot #198- Signorello Estate

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Padrone
Napa Valley

Release Date: September 2016

  • Grapes for this Cabernet Sauvignon sourced from best blocks of our rocky hillside vineyard
  • Deeply concentrated with layers of complexity designed for extended aging
  • Aged in 100% new French oak barrels for two years

Winemaker:
Pierre Birebent

Lot #199- Silverado Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Heritage Clone – Silverado Vineyard
Napa Valley

Release Date: September 2016

  • We were one of the first to pioneer Cabernet Sauvignon in the Stags Leap District
  • The Silverado-UCD 30: one of three heritage Cabernet Sauvignon clones in the state
  • The top lot forming the foundation of our SOLO bottling

Winemaker:
Jonathan Emmerich

Lot #200- Spelletich Family Wine Company

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Reserve Cabernet Sauvginon
Napa Valley

Release Date: January 2016

  • 85% Cabernet Sauvignon from four different vineyard sources: both mountain and valley floor fruit
  • 15% Merlot from the Oak Knoll District
  • Aged for 36 months in French and Hungarian oak

Winemaker:
Barbara Spelletich

Lot #201- Spoto Family Wines

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon
Private Reserve
Oakville

Release Date: November 2015

  • Oakville Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Only five barrels produced
  • Aged 33 months in hand-crafted French oak

Winemaker:
Stuart Spoto

Lot #202- Spottswoode Estate Vineyard & Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

St. Helena

Release Date: September 2016

  • Our estate vineyard has been farmed by the Novak family since 1972
  • Organically farmed since 1985; recognized for producing world-renowned Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Age-worthy and balanced, this wine represents the highest expression of our estate

Winemaker:
Aron Weinkauf

Lot #203- Stags' Leap Winery

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Stags Leap District

Release Date: October 2016

  • 100% from fruit sourced from our estate vineyard in the heart of the Stags Leap District
  • Hand-selected lots from the vintage’s highest achieving Cabernet Sauvignon blocks
  • Wine from these blocks is kept separate until just prior to bottling

Winemaker:
Christophe Paubert

Lot #204- Sterling Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Platinum
Napa Valley

Release Date: July 2016

  • A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and Petit Verdot
  • Sourced from Diamond Mountain, Rutherford, Yountville, Wooden Valley and Napa
  • Aged for 22 months in French oak, 65% new, racked twice from barrel and returned

Winemaker:
Harry Hansen

Lot #205- Stone The Crows

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Fallen Feather
St. Helena

Release Date: November 2015

  • Estate grown at Three Twins Vineyard at altitude of 700 feet
  • Clone 337 and Petit Verdot, aged 20 months in 80% new French oak barrels
  • Vineyard Manager: Josh Clark

Winemaker:
Thomas Brown

Lot #206- Swanson Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
La Creme de la Creme
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2015

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon aged 20-22 months in French oak barrels; 50% new
  • 50% Clone 337 from rocky, southeast-facing slope at Blossome Creek Vineyard in Calistoga
  • 50% Clone 7 from gravel loam on east-facing slope at Sleeping Lady Vineyard in Yountville

Winemaker:
Chris Phelps

Lot #207- Tamber Bey

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Oakville Estate
Oakville

Release Date: April 2016

  • From Tamber Bey's estate vineyard; three acres planted with clones 337 and 4
  • Handcrafted by winemaker Frederic Delivert
  • Aged 22 months in French oak

Winemaker:
Frederic Delivert

Lot #208- Tetra

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Mountain Song
Napa Valley

Release Date: March 2017

  • From coveted Cabernet Sauvignon grapes from the eastern hills and mountains
  • Broken Rock and Circle S are elite vineyards designed by long-time winegrower Bill Hill
  • Mountain Song is a blend from these two elite vineyards

Winemaker:
Patrick Mahaney

Lot #209- Tom Scott Vineyard

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Barn Burner
Yountville

Release Date: October 2016

  • Single vineyard field blended; only 300 cases of Barn Burner produced each year
  • 80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, 7% Cabernet Franc and 3% Petit Verdot
  • Barrel aged in 60 gallon French oak for 20 months; medium toasted barrels

Winemaker:
Bill Ballentine

Lot #210- Trefethen Family Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Oak Knoll District of Napa Valley

Release Date: May 2016

  • On August 24, 2014 Mother Nature shook us and our beloved historic winery to the core
  • The true spirit of many inspired hands working together is captured in this barrel
  • Cabernet Sauvignon with a touch of Malbec crafted from our estate vineyards

Winemaker:
Bryan Kays

Lot #211- Trinchero Napa Valley

2013 Malbec
Haystack Vineyard
Atlas Peak

Release Date: March 2016

  • This lot expresses the power and grace of Malbec, seldom found in Napa Valley
  • The Trinchero Haystack Estate Vineyard is nestled in Atlas Peak
  • This craggy, extremely rocky site stresses the vines, resulting in small intense berries

Winemaker:
Mario Monticelli

Lot #212- Trinitas Cellars

2013 Blend
Estate Meritage
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • 57% Cabernet Sauvignon, 17% Malbec, 13% Cabernet Franc, 7% Petit Verdot, 5% Merlot
  • Aged 18 months in 100% new French oak.

Winemaker:
Kevin Mills

Lot #213- Truchard Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Los Carneros

Release Date: September 2015

  • 100% estate grown Cabernet Sauvignon from our hillside vineyards in Carneros
  • Our vineyards showcase the potential of relatively cooler-climate, southern Napa Valley
  • This wine exhibits elegant aromas of black cherry and cassis with hints of cedar and cocoa

Winemaker:
Sal De Ianni

Lot #214- Turnbull Wine Cellars

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: January 2016

  • Grown on the acclaimed red, volcanic soils on the eastern exposure of Oakville
  • This wine is 100% Fortuna Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Fermented and aged in the same French oak puncheons for 20 months

Winemaker:
Peter Heitz

Lot #215- Uproot Wines

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Beatty Ranch Vineyard
Howell Mountain

Release Date: October 2016

  • 100% hand-picked and sorted Cabernet Sauvignon from atop Howell Mountain
  • Fermented and aged 22 months in new French oak barrels
  • Our unique flavor palette allows even novices to appreciate the wine's rich composition

Winemaker:
Greg Scheinfeld

Lot #216- Van Dyk Family Wines

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Dignity
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2015

  • 100% Atlas Peak grapes at 1620 foot elevation; only 8 barrels being produced
  • Aged for 20-24 months in French oak
  • Winemaker Victoria Coleman

Winemaker:
Victoria Coleman

Lot #217- ONEHOPE

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon

St. Helena

Release Date: May 2016

  • Sourced from a single block of old, low-yielding vines featuring extraordinary concentration of flavor
  • Loaded with deep color and silky tannins, with undercurrents of black and blue fruit
  • From fourth-generation vintner Jack Varozza and celebrated winemaker Kristy Melton

Winemaker:
Kristy Melton

Lot #218- William Cole Vineyards

2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
Cuvée Claire
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2016

  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon coming from our hillside estate vineyard “Claire’s Hill”
  • Family owned and run with a historic legacy dating back to the 1870s
  • Elegant as well as authoritatively powerful; well-balanced acidity with lots of fruit

Winemaker:
William Ballentine

Lot #219- William Hill Estate Winery

2014 Chardonnay
Unfiltered
Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2015

  • From cool-climate grapes from Carneros and warm-climate grapes from northern Napa Valley
  • This wine was fermented entirely in oak barrels and underwent malolactic fermentation
  • Aged for 15 months in barrel

Winemaker:
Mark Williams

Lot #220- ZD Wines

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley

Release Date: October 2015

  • ZD's organically certified Rutherford estate vineyard is the foundation of every vintage
  • 100% Cabernet Sauvignon; blend selected from top vineyard lots of the vintage
  • 34 months barrel aging in American oak; only 300 cases produced

Winemaker:
Chris Pisani

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