South African & International Fine Wine

Cape Town Wine  |  10:00am Sat 14 Sep 2019

Lots

Select a Session

Go to Lot


Meerlust; Cabernet Sauvignon; 1978; 3 (1 x 3); 750ml
Click on the image to zoom

Lot 31

Cabernet Sauvignon, 1978
3 (1 x 3) 750ml
Meerlust Estate has been the pride of the Myburgh family since 1756. Having previously visited Bordeaux, Nico Myburgh realised that the terroir there was very similar to that of his farm near the Eerste River . In 1978, Giorgio joined Nico at Meerlust in which was to be a dynamic, fruitful decades-long friendship and partnership between owner-vintner and cellarmaster.

 
 After the successful 1975 which won young wine awards, the richer 1978 shows more Cabernet Sauvignon character and power. The 1978 Rubicon remains of the finest and longest-aging wines of the 1970s.

This lot did not sell

Estimate R 7 000 - 9 000


Click here to view all the results

 



Wine Cellar



Other lots that might interest you

Meerlust; Rubicon; 2004; 1 (1 x 1); 5000ml
Lot 345
Meerlust; Rubicon; 2004; 1 (1 x 1); 5000ml

R 6 500 - 8 500
Meerlust; Rubicon; 2009; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml
Lot 344
Meerlust; Rubicon; 2009; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml

R 5 000 - 7 000
Meerlust; Cabernet Sauvignon; 1978; 3 (1 x 3); 750ml
Lot 30
Meerlust; Cabernet Sauvignon; 1978; 3 (1 x 3); 750ml

R 7 000 - 9 000
Meerlust; Rubicon; 1988; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml
Lot 373
Meerlust; Rubicon; 1988; 6 (1 x 6); 750ml

R 10 000 - 12 000
Meerlust; Rubicon; 2007; 12 (2 x 6); 750ml
Lot 9
Meerlust; Rubicon; 2007; 12 (2 x 6); 750ml

R 8 000 - 10 000
Meerlust; Rubicon; 2007; 12 (2 x 6); 750ml
Lot 8
Meerlust; Rubicon; 2007; 12 (2 x 6); 750ml

R 8 000 - 10 000