(1995 Vintage) Deep ruby. Wild aromas of cassis, blackberry, meat, coffee and menthol. Sweet, plush and showy; impressive mouthfilling intensity of flavor. Finishes very long and chocolatey, with ripe tannins. Stron...
pine, cedar, mint, plums and berries. suave and silky; fully integrated. delicious. 95 pts. at or near it's peak, drink up! Tried again on 4/23/17 with JT. Still drinking great, funk nose upon opening, cleared up and drank beautifully the rest of the night. Smokey and cedar on the nose, more chocolate, secondary notes dominating over fruit. Great stuff!!!
Wine Advocate(1989 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 89 on Oct-93
Wine Spectator(1989 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
Robert Parker(2006 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 12/01/2009
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