jamessuckling.com, 94 points: A wonderful depth of fruit with very firm and dense tannins. It has so much character of olives, spices, and berries. It's the wine’s freshness and intensity that won me over the 1990 Cos.
Wine Spectator, 89 points: A delicious and balanced wine for current drinking. Aromas of berry, vanilla and chocolate follow through to a medium-bodied palate with fine tannins and a caressing finish.--1989 Bordeaux horizontal. –JS
Wine Spectator, 93 points: Dark-colored sporting loads of minty berry and chocolate aromas and flavors. Full-bodied with plenty of velvety tannins and a long rich finish. Built for aging.--1989 Bordeaux horizontal. Best after 2005. –JS
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 100 points: For many years I have vehemently argued that the 1989 Montrose is a benchmark wine for the estate. Having tasted it several times over the last couple of months, I have never found a single occasion to alter that view...
Wine Spectator, 88 points: A very pretty red for current drinking. Ruby-colored center and a brick-red edge. Plenty of berry and chocolate aromas. Medium-bodied with fine silky tannins and a long ripe plum aftertaste. Delicious now but can hold for...
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JJB has fine wines at competitive prices with excellent customer service. I particularly enjoy communicating directly with Jackson about certain purchases. Very personal and super knowledgeable.
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