1989 Roederer, Louis Cristal

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  • Champagne Blend
  • 3L
  • AG 98
  • JR 96
  • WS 92

Reviews for 1989 Roederer, Louis Cristal

AG 98
Antonio Galloni - Antonio Galloni's Vinous, November 2007
The 1989 Roederer Cristal was the most understated of these three wines. It showed incredible clarity and depth, with superbly well-delineated, floral notes intertwined with ripe fruit. It was hauntingly beautiful and a... The 1989 Roederer Cristal was the most understated of these three wines. It showed incredible clarity and depth, with superbly well-delineated, floral notes intertwined with ripe fruit. It was hauntingly beautiful and a reminder that Cristal is a wine that blossoms with bottle age.
JR 96
Jancis Robinson - Jancis Robinson's Purple Pages, November 2001
Massive scale. Very, very ripe nose but with great tension on the palate. Much more acidity and nerve than the 1990. Chardonnay much in evidence. 19/20
WS 92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, April 1997
Rich and deep ripe and full-bodied this offers toasty almond spice and even white-chocolate flavors emphatic yet harmonious. Has firm mouthfeel and a long finish; though the flavors are maturing it will still evolve well... Rich and deep ripe and full-bodied this offers toasty almond spice and even white-chocolate flavors emphatic yet harmonious. Has firm mouthfeel and a long finish; though the flavors are maturing it will still evolve well. Drink now through 2002. 25000 cases made.