1997 Petrus Bordeaux Blend

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  • Bordeaux Blend
  • 750ML
  • WS 92
  • IWC 92
  • WA 91

Reviews for 1997 Petrus Bordeaux Blend

WS 92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, October 2004
This is a forgotten Pétrus. Good dark color with lovely plum and light raspberry aromas. Full-bodied with silky tannins and a fresh fruity finish. A beauty. Fresh and long. Slightly better than when I tasted it a few... This is a forgotten Pétrus. Good dark color with lovely plum and light raspberry aromas. Full-bodied with silky tannins and a fresh fruity finish. A beauty. Fresh and long. Slightly better than when I tasted it a few years back.--Pétrus non-blind vertical. Best after 2005.
IWC 92
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, May 1999
Deep red-ruby. Cherry redcurrant raspberry toffee minerals and iron filings on the nose. Opulent and deep with a silky mouthfilling texture and lovely caramel sweetness. Boasts outstanding length for the vintage. Suave... Deep red-ruby. Cherry redcurrant raspberry toffee minerals and iron filings on the nose. Opulent and deep with a silky mouthfilling texture and lovely caramel sweetness. Boasts outstanding length for the vintage. Suave and harmonious.
WA 91
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2000
The backward 1997 (2300 cases produced) needs 3-4 years of cellaring. The dense plum/ruby/purple color is accompanied by a closed bouquet of mocha dried tomato skin and black fruits. In the mouth it is one of the most... The backward 1997 (2300 cases produced) needs 3-4 years of cellaring. The dense plum/ruby/purple color is accompanied by a closed bouquet of mocha dried tomato skin and black fruits. In the mouth it is one of the most muscular 1997s exhibiting outstanding concentration length intensity and depth copious tannin and a fine mouth-feel. Anticipated maturity: 2006-2025.</P>