October 21 Evening Auction to feature more than 450 lots of wine and spirits

BOSTON — Invaluable will provide online bidding for Zachys Wine Auctions’ October Evening Sale,

Assortment case of Conti

An assortment case of Domaine de la Romanee Conti 1990, has a presale estimate of $36,000 to $55,000. (All photos courtesy Invaluable)

Oct. 21. The wine “Evening Sale” concept was born from the great evening art auctions, which featured only masterpieces in their respective categories – and this short, focused wine auction follows suit, featuring only the best of the best fine wines. The auction, which includes more than 450 lots of fine wine and spirits, is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Eastern Time. Bidders can place online bids in real-time during the live auction on Invaluable.com, or by using the Invaluable app for iPad and iPhone.

“We are excited to have the opportunity to offer the extremely high caliber of fine wines and spirits being featured in The Zachys October Evening Sale to bidders on the Invaluable platform,” said Rob Weisberg, Invaluable CEO. “This auction truly showcases the ‘best of the best’ wines which were hand-selected by Zachys’ specialists from incredible wine cellars all over the world. This is a very special sale that we know our bidders will be very excited about.”

While nearly every lot in the auction could be considered a stand-out, especially notable lots include an Assortment Case of Domaine de la Romanee Conti 1990 (estimated at $36,000 – $55,000), one bottle of Montrachet Domaine de la Romanee Conti 1978 (estimated at $4,000 – $6,000), a 6L of Chateau Lafite Rothschild 1982 (estimated at $18,000 – $28,000) and two bottles of Romanee Conti Domaine de la Romanee Conti 2003 (estimated at $32,000 – $48,000). Other highlights from the auction include a 3L of Chateau Petrus 1982 (estimated at $15,000 – $22,000), three bottles of Screaming Eagle Cabernet Sauvignon 2007 (estimated at $6,500 – $9,500), 12 bottles of Chateau Haut Brion 1959 (estimated at $15,000 – $22,000) and four bottles of Hermitage JL Chave 1990 (estimated at $6,000 – $9,000).

Black Pearl Cognac

Remy Martin Louis XIII Black Pearl Cognac in a Baccarat crystal decanter, presale estimate is $15,000 – $24,00.

Notable fine spirits featured in the auction include a bottle of Remy Martin Louis XIII Black Pearl Cognac in a Baccarat crystal decanter (estimated at $15,000 – $24,000) and three bottles of Pappy Van Winkle Family Reserve 23 Year Old Bourbon (estimated at $6,000 – $9,000).

“We are very pleased to once again partner with Invaluable to make this incredible selection of fine wine and spirits available to their bidders,” said Jeff Zacharia, Zachys President. “Just in time for the holiday season, this auction offers exquisite wines that we hope will be enjoyed for many special occasions to come.”

For more information on the October Evening Sale by Zachys Wine Auctions, please visit www.Invaluable.com. Online bidding on the sale will be offered in addition to floor and phone bidding.

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