1982 Bordeaux

Château Gruaud Larose

Saint-Julien Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

I can’t think of another vintage of GL that rivals the 82 including the 59, 61 & 45. Rich & full bodied showing red & black fruits, cassis, earth, cedar, leather, tobacco & dried herbs. This wine is still youthful & should have a long life. — 8 days ago

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Bryan Ogden

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Awesome., had a 1918 magnum with revana, sobel, and schwartz at berns a couple years back, $695 off the list, was legendary, GL makes exceptional wines in exceptional vintages for a bargain —-
Ron Siegel

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Agree Bryan I am a big fan of the older GL’s. Never tried the 1918 but from mag it must have been very special

Château Haut-Brion

Pessac-Léognan Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

Leather, cedar, dirt, barnyard, horse sweat, pencil shavings, old car leather, musty. Sweet on the palate. Long length, fruit still youngish, light body. — a month ago

Château Mouton Rothschild

Pauillac Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

Very opaque, still a big nose of black currants and cassis. No need to hold any longer. A joy to have now. — 2 months ago

Château Cos d'Estournel

Saint-Estèphe Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

Amazing. This is the perfect example of a perfect bottle. I would be generous in guessing 1990 but really is more like a 1996 in freshness. Might be my wine of the year! — 14 days ago

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@Greg Turner bet they loved it!
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@Greg Gregory It was all our WOTN!
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@Tracy Hall Cheers 🍷

Château Cheval Blanc

St. Émilion Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

Smooth as silk. Everything you expect from a Bordeaux - love the super vegetal nose on this. Can I drink 4 more? — 24 days ago

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Château Léoville Barton

Saint-Julien Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

Still has 15+ years left...stunning integrated dark blue fruit full bodied old world earth clay driven ...the oldest wine I’ve tasted... — 2 months ago

Château Haut-Brion

Graves Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

Antonio Galloni
9.8

Immediately identifiable from the bouquet alone. Tremendous intensity all around. A regal, magnificent wine that will drink well for several decades. — 21 days ago

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Dr. Owen Bargreen

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@Antonio Galloni What a wine and what a vintage 🍷☝️

Château Léoville Poyferré

Saint Julien Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

Vila. Cata Saint Julien. Bis cortesía catador. 200,00
62,5% CS, 29% Merlot, 2,5% CF, 6% PV.
11.03.19
— 10 days ago

Château Calon-Ségur

Saint-Estèphe Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

This needed 30 min of air to open. Seemed a little more thin and tannic on the finish than I remember from past btls. — a month ago

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Château Branaire (Duluc-Ducru)

St. Julien-Médoc Red Bordeaux Blend 1982

Time to drink up but still very pleasant old style Bordeaux. Black fruit and some cherries, tobacco, leather, barnyard. All there. — 3 months ago

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