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Petrus 1982 1.5L (Slightly Soiled Label)

Petrus 1982 1.5L (Slightly Soiled Label)

Rating: Rating: RP93


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1982 Petrus - Wine Advocate # 129 June 2000: From barrel, this remains one of the greatest wines I have ever tasted. Whether fining and filtration pulled more out of it than was intended, only the proprietor knows. However, the 1982 Petrus turned in a strong performance in Philadelphia in contrast to other tastings when it has been less than spectacular. The color reveals some amber at the edge. A sweet nose of caramel, roasted herbs, cherry jam, cedar, and smoke is followed by a thick, full-bodied, unctuously-textured, low acid Petrus that is approaching full maturity. This was a dazzling showing for this 1982, which has performed irregularly since birth. Although abundant tannin remains, the wine is sweet, smoky, and ideal for drinking now and over the next 20-25 years. A bottle drunk in France in March, 2000, was equally sublime.
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Wine Makers Petrus
Year 1982
Format 1.5L
Rating RP93