Bagordi Gran Reserva, Rioja, Spain, 2001 60% Tempranillo 40% Graciano with a minimum of 24 months of barrel aging and more than 5 years of bottle aging. Very full and varied flavour, suggestions of ripe red fruit, recently...
Chateau d Yquem
Chateau d' Yquem 2001 Half Bottle `This 2001 Yquem reveals a hint of green in its light gold colour. While somewhat reticent aromatically, with airing, it offers up honeyed tropical fruit, orange marmalade, pineapple, sweet creme brulee, and buttered...
Chateau Haut Batailley
Chateau Haut Batailley 5th Growth Pauillac 2001 Separated from Ch.Batailley in 1942 this estate is currently under the masterly hand of the charming and debonair François-Xavier Borie. For the En Primeur tastings Monsieur Borie presents...
Chateau Leoville Poyferre
Chateau Leoville Poyferre 2eme Growth 2001 Fine, rich deep and brooding. Intense with soft supple fruit and attractive finish. Another excellent wine from Didier Cuvelier.
Chateau Montrose 2eme Cru Classe St Estephe 2001 Sweet notes of earth, compost, and thick, juicy black currant as well as cherry characteristics jump from the glass of this dense purple-colored 2001. Medium-bodied and rich, with moderately high...
Chateau Mouton Rothschild
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...
Chateau Lafite Rothschild
Les Carruades De Lafite 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 very ripe Merlot gives a...
Pavillon Rouge 2001 The second wine of Chateau Margaux. 51% of the Chateau's crop went into this wine. Lovely, supple and refined, the texture is creamy with milk chocolate and red berries.