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Wine Auction Donations

The Cellars and Regions Hospital Foundation thank you for choosing to donate to The Wine Auction. Below are SINGLE BOTTLES and PACKAGES available to donate. All wine donations will be delivered to the event on your behalf. The 26th Annual Wine Auction will be held on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at the Saint Paul RiverCentre. Thank you for your generous support!


   
Iconic Red Wines

   
irw2009ferraton.jpg 2009 Ferraton Les Dionnieres Ermitage
$100.00
“Spectacular wine capable of lasting 30-40 years.” 96 points Robert Parker
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irw2012jcb.jpg 2012 Jean-Claude Boisset Clos De La Roche Grand Cru Burgundy
$250.00
A stunning list of awards from the International Wine Challenge (the most prestigious wine completion in the world) including best French red, best International Pinot Noir and best Red Burgundy.
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irw2009copain.jpg 2009 Copain Brosseau Syrah
$70.00
“Shows notable intensity and richness in its pure dark fruit.” 93 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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irw2011domaine.jpg 2011 Domaine Jean-Louis Chave L’Hermitage
$270.00
"Fabulous concentration, sweet tannin and a seamless texture. Give it 5-6 years and enjoy bottles over the following 2 decades or more." 96+ points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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irw2009tolaini.jpg 2009 Tolaini Valdisanti
$40.00
This Super Tuscan got 94 points from Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate.
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irw2012bosquet.jpg 2012 Bosquet des Papes Chateauneuf du Pape
$60.00
“One of the top efforts in the vintage, and will have upward of two decade of longevity." 94 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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irw2012clos.jpg 2012 Clos des Papes Chateauneuf Du Pape
$135.00
“Gorgeous richness and depth, with the hallmark elegance of the estate.” 96 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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irw2010achaval.jpg 2010 Achaval Ferrer Finca Bella Vista Malbec
$80.00
“Dark and powerful, yet elegant.” 95 points Wine Spectator
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irw2008zuccardi.jpg 2008 Zuccardi Aluvional La Consulta
$90.00
“A gorgeous 100% Malbec with freshness, depth and complexity.” 93 points Wine Enthusiast
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irw2004oddero.jpg 2004 Oddero Vigna Rionda Barolo
$170.00
“This will be a fascinating wine to follow over the coming years and decades. Roses, spices and flowers of all sorts linger on the impeccable finish. Anticipated maturity: 2015-2034.” 94 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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irw2009oddero.jpg 2009 Oddero Rocche Di Castiglione Barolo
$90.00
“Elegent and refined…excellent results achieved in 2009.” 93 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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irw2012domaine.jpg 2012 Domaine Olivier Hillaire Les Petits Pieds d’ArmaChateauneuf Du Pape
$130.00
“One of my favorite wines… it’s already drinking beautifully, but will continue to shine through 2024 at a minimum." 95 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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irw2009nicholas.jpg 2009 Nicolas Catena Zapata
$120.00
“The palate is full-bodied, with immense structure and backbone.” 95 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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irw2012syncline.jpg 2012 Syncline Winery Estate Syrah
$80.00
Only 70 cases made of this stunning Syrah. No press but this is one of the most sought after wines in America!
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Cabernet


   
cab2012roundpond.jpg 2012 Round Pond Estate Rutherford Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
$65.00
“A gorgeous 2012 to drink over the next 10-15 years.” 94 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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cab2009heitz.jpg 2009 Heitz Cellar Martha’s Vineyard Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
$200.00
A true treasure from the Oakville appellation within the Napa Valley.
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cab2012ehlers.jpg 2012 Ehlers Estate 1886 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
$110.00
“Good purity, ripeness, suppleness and seductiveness, and should provide plenty of pleasure over the next 12+ years.” Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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cab2010jordan.jpg 2010 Jordan Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
$60.00
This wine's never ending, layered finish makes it enjoyable now or cellarworthy through 2026.
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cab2011darioush.jpg 2011 Darioush Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
$110.00
“Broad-shouldered, yet with a measure of grace and finesse, ending clean, pure and focused.” Wine Spectator
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cab2012pine.jpg 2012 Pine Ridge Vineyards Estate Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
$50.00
The great 2012 vintage is on display here.
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Bordeaux


   
bord2009chat.jpg 2009 Chateau Beychevelle Saint Julien Bordeaux
$180.00
“The finest Beychevelle since the 2003 and probably since the 1982.” Robert Parker
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bord2010chat.jpg 2010 Chateau Pape Clement Pessac-Leognan Bordeaux
$375.00
A perfect 100 points from Robert Parker. A true collector wine!
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bord2009sichel.jpg 2009 Sichel Margaux
$40.00
From the makers of Chateau Palmer, this is a “private” release. 2009 vintage got 97 points from Robert Parker.
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Iconic White Wines & Champagne


   
iwwc2010jj.jpg 2010 Jean Josselin Blanc de Blancs Champagne
$60.00
This “Grower” Champagne is our buyer’s first choice in Champagne. 2010 is a great vintage for Chardonnay based Champagnes like this.
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iwwc2011catena.jpg 2011 Catena Zapata Adrianna Vineyard White Bones Chardonnay
$125.00
This vintage was not rated but it typically gets mid to upper 90’s. White Burgundy fans LOVE this!
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iwwc2011catenaz.jpg 2011 Catena Zapata Adrianna Vineyard White Stones Chardonnay
$95.00
This vintage was not rated but it typically gets mid to upper 90’s. White Burgundy fans LOVE this!
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Large Format Wines


   
lfw2008vigna.jpg 2008 Vignavecchia Odoardo Beccari Chianti Classico Riserva 3 liter
$180.00
“Bursts from the glass with an exciting melange of wild black cherries, smoke, licorice and scorched earth. This shows gorgeous mid-palate sweetness married to expressive aromatics in a generous style.” Drink 2016 - 2028. 92 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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lfwjjc.jpg Jean Josselin Cuvee Des Jean Champagne 3 liter
$275.00
Three liters of fantastic Grower Champagne. Terrific French press but VERY limited availability in the USA. Drink what the French drink!
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lfwlouisdesacy.jpg Louis De Sacy Grand Cru Champagne Magnum
$115.00
From the top 1% of Champagne vineyards, this is a stunning Brut! A BIG move up from the “Big Houses”.
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lfw2007gomba.jpg 2007 Gomba Boschetti Barolo
$70.00
From the famous Boschetti Hill in Barolo. This Magnum is a perfect dinner party wine centered around grilled meats.
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lfw2007paolo.jpg 2007 Paolo Scavino Bric Del Fiasc Barolo Magnum
$200.00
“An opulent, explosive Bric del Fiasc that flows with marvelous density, richness and power.” 96 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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lfw2009catena.jpg 2009 Catena Alta Malbec Magnum
$125.00
“It offers a gorgeous, pure, floral bouquet with ripe pomegranate and wild strawberry imbued with superb minerality and delineation.” 94 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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lfw2008nicolas.jpg 2008 Nicolas Catena Zapata 3 Liter
$475.00
“A full-bodied, powerful yet elegant, beautifully proportioned effort with great depth and volume.” 98 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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Packages


   
pkg2012lecole.jpg 2012 L’Ecole No. 41 Apogee & 2012 L’Ecole No. 41 Perigee
$100.00
93 and 92+ points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate
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pkglouisdesacy.jpg Louis De Sacy Grand Cru Champagnes
$120.00
A white and a Rosé from the top 1% of the vineyards in Champagne. Step up (and away) from the BIG house Champagnes. Grower/producers do it better!
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pkgsyncline.jpg Syncline Package
$110.00
“If I had to drink one winery for the rest of my life, it would be Syncline!” Ray Zemke, Winebuyer for The Cellars.
This is an extraordinary collection of some of the most sought after wines in America. 3 reds and 1 white.
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pkgdomainelafond.jpg Domaine Lafond Roc-Epine Collection
$55.00
“Readers looking for generously-constituted, rich, flavorful, impeccably pure, well-made wines that sell for a song should check out Domaine Lafond.” Robert Parker
1 Lirac Red, 1 Lirac White and one Tavel Rosé. Certified Biodynamic.
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pkgsbw.jpg Santa Barbara Winery Collection
$55.00
Discover why Winemaker Bruce McGuire is an icon in southern California. Limited production wines that deliver maximum pleasure!
1 massive Syrah, 1 Rose’ of Syrah and 1 designated Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc.
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pkgferraris.jpg Ferraris Collection
$65.00
Young Luca Ferraris fashions stunning small production wines. All estate fruit - great from ground to glass!
1 Viognier (the best in Italy), 1 Barbera D’Asti (bright and expansive), 1 Ruche (if you have never had Ruche, this is the benchmark!).
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pkghubertbrochard1.jpg Hubert Brochard Collection
$65.00
The Brochards have been farming and making wine from their vineyards since the 1600’s. Small production and highly sought after wines.
1 Sancerre Blanc (Sauvignon Blanc), 1 Sancerre Rouge (Pinot Noir) and 1 Rosé (Pinot Noir).
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pkglecoleno41.jpg L’Ecole No 41 Collection
$38.00
Two “Winery Only” wines from this iconic producer. 1 red blend (from famous vineyard sites) and 1 white blend (with their signature Semillon in the blend with Sauvignon Blanc).
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pkglafollette1.jpg La Follette Collection
$75.00
Uber famous Winemaker Gary La Follette crafts these beautiful wines from the famous Sangiacomo Vineyard. 1 Pinot Noir and 1 Chardonnay.
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pkgmorgan.jpg Morgan Collection
$83.00
Owner Dan Morgan Lee babies his organic Double L vineyard and makes Burgundian styled Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Here you get one of each!
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pkgjcb.jpg Jean-Claude Boisset Collection
$50.00
Winemaker Gregory Patriat is piling up the awards including best red wine of the year from Decanter. This is a Chardonnay and a Pinot Noir from the great 2012 vintage. They drink like Premier Crus!
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Contact Ray Zemke, The Cellars Wines & Spirits, at 612-669-6622 with questions.