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Acker Announces a Phenomenal First: The Greatest German Wine Auction


Collection includes Rare Gems from the Personal Cellar of Renowned Importer Rudi Weist

WHO: Acker, The World’s Leading Wine Auction House

WHAT: A roster of rare gems from the rarest vintages of JJ Prum, Fritz Haag, Zilliken, Schloss Lieser, Robert Weil, von Hovel, Karthauserhof, Egon Muller, Schloss Johannisberg, Von Simmern and many more, plus beauties from France, Italy and the best of Bordeaux.

WHERE: In person at 432 Park Avenue in NYC or online at bidlive.ackerwines.com

WHEN: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 2:00PM

WHY: With the sale in entirety estimated to bring in almost $4 Million, this spectacular selection features the personal collection of legendary German wine importer, Rudi Wiest, who has been one of the most important importers and ambassadors for German wines in America. It is quite literally and figuratively the collection of a lifetime, being the fruits of his life’s work, which has yielded a composition of decades of the greatest estates and winemakers of Germany. Lots 704-922 host the heart and soul from his collection; the greatest names and vintages made across the major wine growing regions of Germany. This includes 1921 Dr. Thanisch Bernkasteler Doctor Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese Gold Capsule, 1934 Schloss Vollrads Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese, 1942 Bassermann Jordan Deidesheimer Grainhubel Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese, 1959 Steinberger Cabinet, Staatsweinguter Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese, 1959 J.J. Prum Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese, 1971 J.J. Prum Wehlener Sonnenuhr Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese Long Gold Capsule, 1971 Schloss Johannisberg Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese, 1971 Egon Muller Scharzhofberger Riesling Auslese, 1971 Scharzhofberger Gold Capsule Riesling Auslese and 1971 Scharzhofberger Riesling Beerenauslese Gold Capsule.

HOW: Reserve via [email protected] or register to bid live online via [email protected]

FOLLOW: @AckerMerrall on Twitter, @ackerwines on Instagram

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