May 15, 1996 Château Palmer: Ahead Of Its Class By Thomas Matthews Before there were "super-seconds," even before Mouton-Rothschild was elevated from second growth to first, one Bordeaux winery vaulted over its official classification to challenge the very best in price and quality.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands May 15, 1996.
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