"Trophy Wine"
CI, Episode 10.06
Production number: 10006
First aired: 19 June 2011
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Teleplay By
Warren Leight

Story By
Paul Eckstein

Directed By
Michael Smith


When a wealthy wine importer is found dead in his cellar after hosting a tasting of two hundred year-old wine, Goren and Eames uncover the conspiratorial workings of a high-end auction house. The guests of the tasting, a sexy grifter couple, and the victim's wife are brought into suspicion as deeper investigations reveal the victim's true nature and new motives come to light.


Main cast

Recurring cast

Guest cast

  • Scott Evans as Shane Berlin
  • Munson Hicks as Ev Dilahunt
  • Bryan Batt as Hutton Mays
  • Michael Cumpsty as Bing Cullman aka Arnold Binder
  • Juan Luis Acevedo as Loy
  • Kay Copeland as Emily
  • Jolly Abraham as Miss Balin
  • Traci Godfrey as Det. Agnes Farley
  • Andrea Roth as Avery Cullman
  • Adrian Pasdar as Mason Kent
  • Arnie Burton as Ernst Fassbinder
  • Hudson Cooper as Detective Jefferies
  • Irene Glezos as Avery Cullman's Lawyer
  • Steven Zirnkilton as the Opening Narrator (voice, archive footage, uncredited)



Background information and notes

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