Cheval Blanc 1982

Current Market Price: £8,400.00 / 12x75cl
Chateau Cheval Blanc, Cheval Blanc, 1982

Tasting Notes Cheval Blanc 1982

97

Tasted at the 1982 dinner at The Square, this bottle is far superior to the one tasted two years ago. It has a kaleidoscopic bouquet with dark plum, iodine, minerals and a touch of kirsch that develops with aeration, a perfect symmetry between Cabernet Franc and Merlot. The palate has sweet, sappy entry with crisp acidity and just a touch of volatility that soon dissipates with aeration. The Cabernet Franc begins to exert its influence with time and it has a svelte, very harmonious, youthful finish that one step further would be almost viscous in texture. Whilst I think there remains significant bottle variation, there is not doubt that this is the real deal. Tasted April 2012.

Neal Martin
Wine Journal Jul 2012
96

I have tasted this wine at least four or five times in the last two months and it is clearly classic. Some can be a little austere and thin though. This bottle was gorgeous with such pure and bright fruit. It showed aromas of dried cherries and mushrooms that turn to sliced ripe plums. It's full with round and ripe tannins, and a long, long finish.

James Suckling
jamessuckling.com, March 27th 2012
92

During its first 10-12 years of life, this was a perfect wine, but it now seems to be in a stage where the fruit is still present, but the previous exuberance and intensity have faded slightly. There is plenty of amber at the edge, and this medium to full-bodied wine shows notes of menthol, cedar, spice box, plums, and black cherries. Owners of 750 ml bottles should plan on consuming it over the next 4-6 years. Magnums should be less evolved, and merit a score 4 to 6 points higher.Release price: ($300.00/case)

Robert Parker Jr
Wine Advocate #183 June 2009

Cheval Blanc Pricing

Wine Vintage Producer Market price Unit size
Cheval Blanc 2018 Chateau Cheval Blanc POA 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2017 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,598.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2016 Chateau Cheval Blanc £5,992.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2016 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,200.00 6x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2015 Chateau Cheval Blanc £5,750.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2014 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,600.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2013 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,400.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2012 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,596.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2012 Chateau Cheval Blanc £1,850.00 6x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2011 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,780.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2010 Chateau Cheval Blanc £8,200.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2009 Chateau Cheval Blanc £6,622.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2008 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,800.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2007 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,750.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2006 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,200.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2006 Chateau Cheval Blanc £2,200.00 6x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2005 Chateau Cheval Blanc £7,000.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2005 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,570.00 6x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2004 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,800.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2003 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,145.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2002 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,950.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2001 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,100.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 2000 Chateau Cheval Blanc £7,350.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1999 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,350.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1998 Chateau Cheval Blanc £6,100.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1997 Chateau Cheval Blanc £3,800.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1996 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,200.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1995 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,344.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1990 Chateau Cheval Blanc £11,494.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1989 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,550.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1986 Chateau Cheval Blanc £4,194.00 12x75cl
Cheval Blanc 1982 Chateau Cheval Blanc £8,400.00 12x75cl