February 27, 2012
Napa Vintners' Premiere Napa Valley Breaks Record-Brings $3.1 Million
"The way our customers reacted, it strikes me that it was just that: a market response. The result of this auction is a true measure of the market. Clearly, even in a still challenged economy, the retailers and restaurateurs have voted. The buyers for these wines would not have put forth this kind of investment if they didn't feel--with real security--that they could sell these wines."