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Magazine Archives: May 15, 2005

A Legend in the Making

James Suckling
Issue: May 15, 2005


The 2001 vintage in Sauternes has already established itself as one of the best in a century. I have given it a rating of 97 points, or classic, on Wine Spectator's 100-point scale. The 2001 Château Rieussec scored a perfect 100 points, and was named our Wine of the Year in 2004.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 15, 2005.


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