(From 1994 Vintage) This wine has a beautiful gold clear first powerful nose with notes of lemons, citrus zest, marmalade, a hint of iodine from all ease. A restlessness, spicy nuances, liquorice, mint and saffron take over. A lot of complexity in this vintage remarkable intensity. On the palate, the attack is round.
(From 2004 Vintage) Shining bright with lemony yellow hues. Open nose, initially reminiscent of cooked plums, saffron, orange blossom and acacia honey, a scented spicy note in it, after a few minutes, soft vanilla and bright Cerealnoten shows in the form of freshly ground barley. In the palate much cooked plums, fresh and parched light apricot, a hint of bitter orange in the final,
Decanter(From 1983 Vintage) Rating: 0/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Gold; rich burnished barley sugar nose, powerful, oaky, almost caramelly; rich, sweet, firm, acidity, highly concentrated, barley sugar and raisiny tones, stewed apricots; very good length.
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
Robert Parker(From 1999 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2005
Robert Parker(From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 06/21/2014