Chateau Palmer 1990

  • Chateau Palmer 1990
Tasted at the Château Palmer vertical in London, I confess that maybe I've been harsh towards the 1990 Château Palmer in the past, since it never quite matched the sublime 1989. However, this represents the finest bottle that I have encountered. The nose is complex with red cherries, allspice and sous-bois, tertiary scents developing as it opens in the glass. The palate is medium-bodied with fine balance, not the most complex 1990 and not a patch on say Château Margaux 1990, yet there is precision here and a pleasant savory finish that maintains precision. I cannot envisage it improving further, but you would not throw your rattle out of the pram if a bottle landed on your table. Tasted May 2015. (by Robert Parker -- Wine Advocate)

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Brand Chateau Palmer
Country France
Region Margaux
Wine Variety Bordeaux Blend, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
Vintage 1990
Size 750 ml
Rating 3eme Cru, WA92
Body Full-Bodied
Food Pairing Duck, Goose
  • Product Code: FR-PALMER-90
  • Availability: In Stock
  • HK$3,000.00 each

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