Buy Wine, Champagne, Ports and Spirits from the 2001 Vintage. The successful 2001 vintage in Bordeaux lead to the production of the best Sauternes made in a generation. The 2001 Chateau d'Yquem is the pinnacle of this vintage. 

Château Lynch Bages, Pauillac, Bordeaux, 2001
Chateau Lynch Bages
Chateau Lynch Bages 2001
Château Lynch Bages, Pauillac, Bordeaux, 2001  "Quite dark crimson. Very rich and seductive on the nose. Some evolution and lots of burnt mineral aromas. Lifted and fresh on the finish. But not angular and awkward. Actually rather racy and...
Chateau Mouton Rothschild 2001
Chateau Mouton Rothschild
Chateau Mouton Rothschild 2001
Château Mouton Rothschild 1eme Cru Classe Pauillac 2001  2001 Mouton is already showing secondary notes. Smoke, truffle, cassis, burnt leaves and blackberries make up the perfume. The hint of greenness in the finish is not helped by the...
Les Carruades De Lafite, Pauillac, Bordeaux, 2001
Chateau Lafite Rothschild
Les Carruades De Lafite 2001
Les Carruades De Lafite, Pauillac, Bordeaux, 2001  Lafite's second wine has improved in quality enormously in recent years and is always a good buy. A strict selection this year means that 43% of the crop at Lafite was used in the Carruades. The...