(1981 Vintage) Very deep red color. Rich, nicely integrated berry and oak aroma with a hint of herbaceousness. Follows through to the palate with a spicy cherry flavor. Full-bodied, concentrated, deep but well-balanced. Aging potential 10-12 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