1986 Latour, Chateau Bordeaux Blend

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  • Bordeaux Blend
  • 1.5L
  • WA 90
  • WS 90

Reviews for 1986 Latour, Chateau Bordeaux Blend

WA 90
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, June 2000
Tasted from my cellar the 1986 has consistently been outstanding falling short of being sublime. The spicy peppery bouquet reveals aromas of dried herbs and red currant fruit. Medium-bodied austere but youthful vigorous... Tasted from my cellar the 1986 has consistently been outstanding falling short of being sublime. The spicy peppery bouquet reveals aromas of dried herbs and red currant fruit. Medium-bodied austere but youthful vigorous and concentrated this wine still requires 4-5 years of cellaring. It is surpassed in this vintage (which favored the northern Medoc and Cabernet Sauvignon) by its rivals Lafite-Rothschild and Mouton-Rothschild. Anticipated maturity: 2005-2020.</P>
WS 90
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, June 2001
Outstanding but slightly unimpressive. Dark red color. Complex aromas of blackberries dark chocolate tar and minerals. Medium- to full-bodied and balanced with fine tannins and a silky texture...