85 Points Robert Parker
This is one of my favorite Haut-Batailleys between 1971 and 1981. Silky on the palate and quite perfumed, with a pronounced oaky bouquet, this velvety, round, pleasant wine is quite delicious. It has matured rapidly. Anticipated maturity: Now. Last tasted, 2/88.
Source: Robert Parker (Robert Parker Wine Advocate) by Robert M. Parker, Jr. January, 1998