Château Pichon-Longueville Baron Red Bordeaux Blend Pauillac 1988

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The 1988 Pichon-Longueville promises to be one of the half-dozen superstars of this vintage. Surprisingly large-scaled for a 1988, with an oaky, ca... Read more

Explosive fruit with strong notes of earth and cedar. Tannins are just beginning to resolve, but still quite prominent. After an hour in decanter, ... Read more

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Snooth User: Robert Parker
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4.00 5
07/31/2007

The 1988 Pichon-Longueville promises to be one of the half-dozen superstars of this vintage. Surprisingly large-scaled for a 1988, with an oaky, cassis, and licorice-scented nose, it is deep in color, rich, softly tannic, medium to full-bodied, and should reach maturity early on, but keep for 15-20 years. Last tasted 1/93


Snooth User: jg12345
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3.00 5
08/07/2007

Explosive fruit with strong notes of earth and cedar. Tannins are just beginning to resolve, but still quite prominent. After an hour in decanter, the fruit remained but flattened a bit, with no secondary notes to take its place. Despite that, I think this wine needs a few more years in bottle. Finish was long, delicious.


External Reviews for Château Pichon-Longueville Baron Red Bordeaux Blend Pauillac

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Source: SoDivin
05/07/2009

2ème Cru Classé


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Source: SoDivin
07/11/2009

2me Cru ClassŽ


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/04/2011

Dark brick-red color, with a garnet edge. Aromas of dark chocolate, meat and currant. Full-bodied, with a solid core of ripe fruit and round tannins. Goes on and on. Very balanced, with a beautiful mouthfeel. Long life ahead. This has always been a s... Wine Spectator. A Bordeaux Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1988 Pichon-Longueville Baron 750ml


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Source: Luxurious Drinks
08/18/2012

Luxurious Drinks offers you: Wine - red - 1988 - Chateau Pichon Longueville Baron - Frankreich - Region: Bordeaux - Apellation: Bordeaux - Cabernet Sauvignon blend - 750 ml.


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