The 1982 Chateau Lynch Bages wine is beautifully mature with sweet, sun-drenched black currant, fig, roasted herb and loamy soil characteristics. This Chateau Lynch Bages wine has a dark plum garnet colored. This 1982 vintage wine possesses opulent, fleshy flavors and a full-bodied finish. All the tannins are resolved, the acidity is low and this deliciously savory, rich wine is in full bloom. This 1982 Chateau Lynch Bages 5ème Cru Classéu wine was a modern benchmark for the estate.
One of the most drinkable, complex, and tasty 1982s of the northern Medoc, this wine is beginning to reach its plateau of full maturity. This Pauillac wine has a still a dense ruby purple color with some lightening at the edge, it offers up classic aromas of cedar wood, fruitcake, tobacco leaf, and creme de cassis. This 1982 Chateau Lynch Bages wine has a full-bodied, opulent, fleshy, sexy Pauillac can be drunk now with great pleasure and complexity, or cellared for another 10-15 years.
95 points James Suckling
94 points Wine Spectator
93 points Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate