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Hart Davis Hart to Hold Two-Day Mobile-Only Auction on October 5th & 6th

Featuring California Cult Wines, Fine Bordeaux and Rare Bourbon & Rye

(Chicago, IL)-Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the #1 wine auction house in the U.S. and renowned wine retailer, will hold a massive mobile-only auction on October 5 & 6. This exceptional sale will include over 2,000 lots of incredible diversity and provenance, estimated to realize $1,076,830-1,615,740. Bidders can utilize HDH’s industry-leading bidding platform, available via mobile app (available on Android and iOS devices) or website (

HDH’s October sale contains an estimated $278,730-417,250 of California Cabernet Sauvignon & Meritage wines, including a two-bottle OWC of the 1997 Screaming Eagle Cabernet Sauvignon (lot 12, est. $5,500-8,500), a six-bottle OWC of 2013 Harlan Estate Red Wine (lot 162, est. $3,500-5,500), and two 12-bottle lots of 2012 Bevan Cellars Cabernet Sauvignon, McGah Vineyard (lots 1175-1176, est. $3,500-5,500).

Those interested in Bordeaux wines should take note of the 365 lots (est. $165,010-247,460) including several bottles recently released directly from château. Also not to be missed are the 181 lots of Red Italian wine (est. $100,920-151,080), 165 lots of Red Rhône (est. $75,810-113,960), and 131 lots of Red Burgundy (est. $64,630-97,260).

In addition to the impressive range of old and new world wines, Hart Davis Hart’s October auction includes a generous selection of Bourbon and Rye. Highlights include NV Old Rip Van Winkle 25 Year Straight Bourbon Whiskey (lot 508, est. $10,000-15,000), NV Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 23 Year Straight Bourbon Whiskey (2008 Bottling) (lot 588, est. $2,400-3,500), and two bottles of NV Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 15 Year Straight Bourbon Whiskey (2015 Bottling) (lots 866 & 882, est. $900-1,400).

HDH rolled out its revolutionary bidding technology in March of 2015. The platform, which can be used for both absentee and live bidding, has been an integral part of every auction since and has greatly improved and enhanced the bidding experience. Using the HDH mobile bidding platform allows bidders to participate from anywhere in the world. Thousands of clients have downloaded the app and many more have bid online, increasing the number of participants in each auction dramatically. HDH is thrilled to be using this interactive and user-friendly technology to facilitate the October sale and their future mobile-only auctions. Please feel free to contact Hart Davis Hart if you have any questions about the bidding process or specific lots.

Upcoming Live Auctions:
November 3 & 4, 2017
December 16, 2017

Upcoming Mobile-Only Auctions:
October 5 & 6, 2017
January 13, 2018

For more information on Hart Davis Hart Wine Co. or to arrange a media visit, please contact Chelsea Ball at 312.667.1161, [email protected] or visit