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Magazine Archives: Nov. 30, 2003

Perfection in Piedmont

The 2000 vintage of Barolo and Barbaresco earns a 100-point rating
James Suckling
Issue: November 30, 2003

Perfection is impossible to predict and difficult to describe. But presented with the evidence, I found it hard to deny. For the first time ever, Wine Spectator gives a 100-point vintage rating; it goes to Piedmont for its Nebbiolo-based reds in the 2000 vintage.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 30, 2003.

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