87 Points Robert Parker
The 1988 has an intriguing bouquet of exotic spices and black fruits. Although it has softened up since bottling, it remains a hard-edged, tannic, austere wine that requires patience. Anticipated maturity: 2000-2020. Last tasted, 7/93.
Source: Robert Parker (Robert Parker Wine Advocate) by Robert M. Parker, Jr. August, 1993