Margaux 1988

Margaux, First Growth

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Tasting Notes

The 1988 has a classic bouquet of violets and black currants intertwined with the vanillin scents of new oak. It is medium bodied and concentrated, but extremely hard and tannic. This elegantly wrought, yet surprisingly tough-textured wine should outlive the 1989. But will it ever provide as much pleasure? Anticipated maturity: 2000-2015. Last tasted, 4/91.

Score: 88

Robert Parker, 'Bordeaux' 3rd Ed. Maturity: 2000-2015 01 January 1998

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Score: 88

Robert Parker, Wine Advocate, RobertParker.com Maturity: 2000-2015 01 August 1993