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Magazine Archives: Jan. 31 - Feb. 28, 2005


2001 is a sleeper vintage
James Suckling
Issue: January 31, 2005

Bordeaux is a wine region that relies on the reputation of its vintages. Highly esteemed years sell easily around the world, while poorly regarded ones are difficult to market even at home. When a year is undervalued and offers excellent wines at relatively low prices, it is called a "sleeper" vintage.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands January 31, 2005.

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