(1996 Vintage) "A strong case can be made that this is the finest Duhart produced since the 1982. The color is a saturated dark ruby/purple. The bouquet offers aromas of blackberry fruit intermixed with licorice, minerals, and dried herbs. Rich and intense, with considerable finesse, medium to full body, and outstanding concentration and purity, this should be a reasonably priced wine. It reflects the increased attention Lafite's administrator, Charles Chevalier, has been giving this nearby estate. Anticipated ...
Decanter(1990 Vintage) Rating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Attractive, fairly open textured wine. Ripe fruit and superb balance on the palate. A classy style of wine with good acidity and tannins in the mouth to match.
Wine Advocate(2000 Vintage) Rating: (87-88) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 134 on Apr-01
Robert Parker(2006 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/21/2009
Wine Spectator(1993 Vintage) Rating: 80/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/31/96.