(From 1998 Vintage) A dense purple color is accompanied by a tannic, smoky, concentrated, earthy wine with abundant blackberry and cassis fruit, underbrush, minerals, and a steely character, and a powerful, tannic finish.
DecanterRating: 4/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Muted nose, chocolatey, black cherries, plums. Rich, full bodied, concentrated, earthy tannins, powerful, a big solid wine that should age well. Drink 2009-20.
Wine & SpiritsRevue des Vins de France (*-*****) - *****