1989 Ch. Lynch Bages

Deep purple colour with medium intensity aromas of blackcurrant, violet, bell pepper type herbaceous and leafy, clove type spice and trace of cedar wood. Dry with medium alcohol and acidity. Tannin is at medium plus level but ripe and fine grained. Medium plus flavours intensity. Blackcurrant, bell pepper, spice with trace of earthiness. Medium length with black plumy finish. (93)

Tasted on 8 Oct 2011