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Dennis Foley presents the recorked bottle to Paula Johnson. Nanci Edwards prepares the special temperature controlled storage unit.

Preserving History: Recorking the 1973 S.L.V.

The founder of Stag's Leap Wine Cellars visited the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History on October 18, 2005 to recork the Stag's Leap Wine Cellars 1973 S.L.V. Cabernet Sauvignon that took top honors in the 1976 Paris Tasting, one of the two bottles of wine that the museum collected in 1996 on the twentieth anniversary of the Judgment of Paris.