1986 Dauzac

Dauzac

81Average Score
Red
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Scores & Notes
Average Score
81
Critic Notes

The 1986 Dauzac was actually tasted from large format at the Academie du Vin tasting in Bordeaux and perhaps the size of bottle enhanced the showing of this Margaux. Frankly, I found the nose rather disappointing given the vintage: diffuse, earthy with singed leather scents and insufficient fruit. The palate had more to offer with light red and black fruit, balanced but rather hard in the mouth with a slightly brutish, dry finish. It was a perfectly drinkable wine but at 30-years-old, but does not elicit much excitement. Tasted April 2016. May 2016, www.robertparker.com

Score: 81-/100Neal Martin
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Margaux
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Margaux
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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