Wine for Haiti Lot 28 – 3.0L Round Pond Estate Cabernet SOLD Palate Press January 18, 2010 Extra Features, FCG, Wine Spotlight 12 Comments Round Pond Estate generously reached into their cellar to offer a 3.0L bottle of their 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon to Wine for Haiti. Retail value is $315.00. Lot 28 – 3.0L Round Pond Cabernet From Round Pond- This singular wine is a rich and elegant blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot and Syrah. Highlighted by complex aromas of wild berry, cinnamon, cloves and pepper, the 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon displays typical Rutherford structure with boysenberry syrup, blueberry and plum accents. Balanced, with lively acidity, and suedy tannins, this wine emphasizes cool fermentation, early pressing and lees stirring adding to depth on the palate. Aged for 22 months in Tronçais and Allier tight grain new French oak, this wine will cellar beautifully up to 15 years. Bottle is contained in 3 liters and is packaged in a beautiful, fire-etched Round Pond wood box. Round Pond Estates will ship to AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, LA, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, NY, OH, OR, SC, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, and WY. Opening bid is $160.00. Minimum bid increment $10.00. [How it works- Each auction lot will get its own post. As soon as it gets its own post, the auction is live. Once a bit of time has passed, and people really know about Wine for Haiti, lots will go live AND HOT. Once hot, each lot is on a 24-hour cycle, ending at 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time. If a lot goes a full 24 hours, from 10:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., without a new bid, the last bid in the comments wins. If we get into a bidding war, with the same people going back and forth, one day at a time, we will post something in the comments of that Auction Lot and schedule a time to bid to the death, at a time mutually agreeable to everybody involved.] For more auction Wine for Haiti auction items, please see the Wine for Haiti Auction Catalogue. http://watertowerfinewines.com david I will go $160 Kevin $170 here http://www.jasonswineblog.com jason I bid $200 http://watertowerfinewines.com david i bid $225 Constance 275 http://www.watertowerfinewines.com david lazarus 285 Constance 315 http://watertowerfinewines.com david 325 Constance 335 http://watertowerfinewines.com david 345 Constance 355 http://www.palatepress.com David Honig LOT CLOSED. SOLD.