89 Points Robert Parker
This is a beautifully elegant offering.
Source: Robert Parker (Robert Parker Wine Advocate) by Robert M. Parker, Jr. October, 2002
94 Points James Halliday
The bouquet offers a complex array of blackberry, earth, spice and oak, the palate powerful savoury/earthy fruit with persistent tannins, but fractionally sweetened but the deft handling of French oak. Drink to 2013.
Source: James Halliday. October, 2001