(From 2013 Vintage) This is a triumph for 2013, power, precision, focus and weight combined with balance make this one of my wines of the vintage.
(From 1982 Vintage) "An extraordinary effort that gets better with each tasting, this dark, murky, garnet/purple-colored 1982 exhibits a fabulously complex nose of hot bricks, asphalt, black fruits, tar, roast beef, and truffles, colossal concentration, super-ripeness, an unctuous texture, and low acidity. While still exceptionally youthful, this wine is powerful, dense, large-scaled, and intense. It is evolving at a snail's pace, but should continue to improve for another 10-15 years, and last for another three dec...
Wine SpectatorRating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/15/93.