1986 Chateau Mouton Rothschild Pauillac (in magnum)
Good medium ruby. Currant, currant leaf, cedar and dusty oak on the nose. Tightly wound and classic, with fabulous acids contributing to its powerful spine. Wonderfully pure and intense, with great verve and grip. But still quite locked up, and hiding its density. Finishes firmly tannic and extremely long. I remember mistaking the '86 Mouton for such international stars as Sassicaia in the early '90s, when it showed greater sweetness, but this wine has been quite shut down for the past several ye...
Community Tasting Notes (average 94.9 pts. and median of 95 pts. in 64 notes)
Additional Bottle Information
- Bottle ID: 42712
- Rating count: 1
- Purchase count: 0
- Winery Page: Château Mouton Rothschild
- Wine Page: Chateau Mouton Rothschild Pauillac (in magnum)
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