Simple notes this time.
1993 Pape Clement Blanc. Nose of honey, parafin and dried appricot? Dry with a somewhat bitter finish. 89-90pts
1997 Joseph Phelps Insignia. Nose slightly reticient, slightly alcoholic. In the mouth much better balance. Tannins smooth and very nice finish, hints of tobacco and mint aftertaste. Needs perhaps 2 hours of air in bottle or 1 hour decant? 95+pts.