View From The Cellar, 91 points: Who knew? The 1985 Carbonnieux is an absolutely superb example of the vintage and has to be one of the great, great sleepers out there in the world of mature claret. The outstanding nose jumps from the glass in a complex...
Wine Spectator, 94 points: A charming Yquem that's round, thick, dense and very honeyed. But it doesn't taste of botrytized, dried fruit flavors (the château tried to wait for noble rot and harvested late, into December). While creamy and opulent...
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, 93 points: Rated, no tasting note given.
Wine Spectator, 91 points: Not giving much now. Wonderfully structured with lots of fruit, firm acidity and a long aftertaste. Beautifully integrated mousse. This needs time. Much better than when we tasted it in December 1991. Better in 1995.
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