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2012 Sean Thackrey Noble Vineyard Lyra Viognier

ITEM 8555849 - Removed from a professional wine storage facility; Purchased direct from winery

Bidder Quantity Amount Total
blabm 1 $10 $10
woodofnor 4 $10 $40
14 $10
Item Sold Amount Date
I8597444 2 $11 Dec 25, 2022
I8597444 1 $12 Dec 25, 2022
I8582837 5 $10 Dec 18, 2022
I8569803 1 $10 Dec 11, 2022
I8555849 5 $10 Dec 4, 2022
I8543675 4 $10 Nov 27, 2022
I8533519 3 $10 Nov 20, 2022
I8521251 6 $10 Nov 13, 2022
I8510934 2 $10 Nov 6, 2022
I8500134 1 $10 Oct 30, 2022
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RATINGS

92Vinous / IWC

Musky citrus oil, quinine, ginger & spearmint complicated by minerals on the nose... exotic on the palate but dry & taut as well with complex flavors of stone fruits, minerals, licorice & lichee enlivened by notes of quinine and ginger...

PRODUCER

Sean Thackrey

Sean Thackrey is a Bay Area fine arts dealer who in 1980 founded his own small winemaking venture in Marin County. Using grapes sourced from the area, he makes very limited amounts of wines, primarily Petite Sirah, Syrah, Mourvedre, Pinot Noir and blends. He is owner and winemaker and is particularly known for his Pleiades blend of Syrah, Sangiovese, Mourvedre, Barbera, Carignan, Petite Sirah and Viognier, though the blend changes with each vintage. Sean Thackrey wines are generally available through his mailing list.

TYPE

White Wine, Viognier

This is a full-bodied white variety has plenty of natural aromatics such as peach and violets. It’s a low yielding fruit, so it is grown for its taste over its economics. Viognier is considered an ancient grape and an early favorite of the Roman emperors.