1985 Branaire Ducru



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£790.00
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Average critic rating : 87.0 points

85

85

The 1985 is a spicy, plummy, tasty wine with undeniable appeal because of precocious fruitiness. Once past all the up-front charm and make-up, there is not much depth or tannin. Anticipated maturity: Now. Last tasted, 3/81. Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book, 3rd Edition # B1

89

89

Lively and vibrant on the palate, showing currant, cherry and herbal flavors in an elegant package of moderate tannins and firm acidity. Fruit flavors last a long time on the finish. Wine Spectator, 30 June 1988.



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