(From 1997 Vintage) The 1997's light gold color is accompanied a gorgeous perfume of caramel, honeysuckle, peach, apricot, and smoky wood. Full-bodied and unctuously-textured, with good underlying acidity as well as loads of sweetness and glycerin, it looks to be a great vintage for this renowned Sauternes estate.
(From 2005 Vintage) This has a deliciously pure feel, with juicy, inviting green plum, ginger, heather, creamed pineapple & Jonagold apple flavors all melded together & gliding through the lengthy finish, which echoes with lilting flowers & dried citrus notes.
Wine Spectator(From 2005 Vintage) Rating: Barrel Tasting - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/30/06
Robert Parker(From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 01/01/2010
Wine Advocate(From 1988 Vintage) Rating: 99/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 88 on Aug-93
Robert Parker(From 1988 Vintage) Rating: 99/100 - As reviewed by Bordeaux Book on 11/1/1998
Wine Spectator(From 1988 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 04/15/95