International Wine CellarRating: 94/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar in Issue 114, May/June 2004 ($125) Deep ruby. Reticent but highly nuanced nose hints at black raspberry, cassis, smoke, espresso and minerals. Very complex, rich and sharply focused, with captivating flavors of cassis, bitter chocolate, menthol, tobacco and earth. Rather backward wine, yet suave and seamless; this is balanced from the start but has the structure to develop in bottle for 15 to 20 years. Juicy finish fea...
Robert ParkerRating: 94/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate in Issue 157
Wine SpectatorRating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator