1986 Rabaud Promis

Rabaud Promis

89Average Score
White
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Scores & Notes
Average Score
89
Critic Notes

1986 marked the first in a succession of vintages manifesting the return of Rabaud-Promis to its status as a Premier Cru Classe. Full bodied, with an intense bouquet of caramel, pineapples, and apricots, this wine has gobs of glycerin, adequate acidity for balance, and a full-bodied, oaky, rich finish. Its evolution should continue to be graceful and long. Anticipated maturity: Now-2010. Last tasted, 3/90. Jan 1998, www.robertparker.com

Score: 89-/100Robert Parker
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Sauternes
Colour
White
Taste
Sweet
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Sauternes
Colour
White
Taste
Sweet
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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