Bordeaux makes some of the greatest wines in the world. Benchmarks for their respective types, Cheval-Blanc, Latour, Lafite, Haut-Brion, Margaux, Pétrus, Yquem and others are the reference point for judging any great wine, whether a Merlot from Tuscany or a Cabernet Sauvignon from California.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 15, 2004.
Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!
Passionate about wine? Wine Spectator magazine is looking for an enthusiastic copy editor in the New York office.
Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions
New! Ratings Flash