(1980 Vintage) Deep ruby red color. Well defined, luscious nose with cedar, oak and tobacco. Lots of berry, black cherry, cassis and licorice appear on the palate. Very spicy with hints of mint. Medium intensity, medium complexity and lean in style. Aging potential 10 plus years.
Robert Parker(2010 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/12/2012
Wine & Spirits(2005 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 06/08
Wine Spectator(2009 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 02/06/2013