1983 Raymond Lafon, Sauternes

SKU #970019 93 points Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

 This is a magnificent wine. Light golden, with a wonderfully pure tropical fruit aroma of ripe pineapples and melons, this decadently rich, full-bodied wine has layers of viscous, sweet fruit, an astonishing finish, and excellent balancing acidity. The wine remains stubbornly slow to evolve. Anticipated maturity: Now-2020. (RP)  (1/1998)

93 points Wine Spectator

 Extremely harmonious, so complex it keeps you going back for another sip in a vain attempt to pick out the fruit flavors. Medium gold, unabashedly lush and ripe, with complex sweet fruit, oak and tobacco. The finish echoes forever.  (1/1988)

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