1985 Chateau Pichon-Longueville-Baron Grand Cru Classe Pauillac
86 Ratings
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86 Ratings
1985 Chateau Pichon-Longueville-Baron Grand Cru Classe Pauillac

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2004 Vintage) Fine, concentrated aroma of floral blue fruit, flamboyant oak, blackcurrant, herb and lead pencil. Grippy and rich with some muscle behind it. A sensuous, complex, spicy and textured red which is fresh and accessible.

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Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/07
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: (90-93) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 158 on Apr-05
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2011 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/21/2014
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 2005 Vintage) One of the most memorable bottlings of our tastings of the 2005 Bordeaux, this wonderfully extracted effort captures all of the complexity and very deep curranty fruit for which the Pauillac appellation is justly revered, and it does so with a remarkable sense of balance and keen composition. It is clearly not one for the impatient, and its ample tannin requires upward of a decade before taming comes, but there are no questions at all about the depth of its fruity substance and its admirable stuf...
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/01/2006