(2001 Vintage) The spectacular, opaque purple-colored 2001 offers an explosive nose of melted licorice, barbecue smoke, blackberries, crème de cassis, camphor, and graphite. Full-bodied with gorgeously rich, concentrated fruit, a layered texture, and tremendous purity.
Wine Advocate(1998 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 136.
Wine Spectator(1998 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator.
Wine Spectator(2001 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/04