Most Sought-After California Vintages Highlights Bonhams Sale Of Fine And Rare Wines

San Francisco - Bonhams announces the Fine and Rare Wines sale on June 14, which will offer over 500 lots of the finest and rarest wines on the current market. The sale includes iconic wines from California producers from every decade since the 1970's which includes a 1978 Diamond Creek Lake Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon and a 1974 Heitz Cellar Martha's Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon.

Christine Ballard, Jr. Specialist, comments: "We have gathered together a superb selection of vintages especially from California such as the 1978 Diamond Creek Lake Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, which is the first vintage of this vineyard and considered the best bottling. This strong sale also includes top rate Burgundies and Bordeaux from Château Latour and Château Lafite Rothschild."

Additional highlights include:

- Six bottles of Harlan Estate 2010 (estimate: $3,800-4,800)
- Six bottles of Ridge Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, Monte Bello (estimate: $800-1,000)
- Seven bottles of Dominus Estate 2004 (estimate: $950-1,300)
- Three bottles of Screaming Eagle Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 (estimate: $7,000-9,000)


For further information and images call Sung-Hee Kim on +1 917-206-1692, or email [email protected].


Bonhams, founded in 1793, is one of the world's largest and most renowned auctioneers, offering fine art and antiques, motor cars and jewelry. The main salerooms are in London, New York, Los Angeles and Hong Kong, with auctions also held in Knightsbridge, Edinburgh, Paris, San Francisco and Sydney. With a worldwide network of offices and regional representatives in 22 countries, Bonhams offers advice and valuation services in 60 specialist areas. For a full list of forthcoming auctions, plus details of Bonhams specialist departments, please visit


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