En Primeur is a buying method, but are you buying to drink or to invest? Whatever the answer, it is a massive opportunity when investing or drinking. You are buying early to get the wine at a better price, usually lower than release price, which is measured by the market and other factors, 12-18 months later. Read More.....
Neal Martin recently reviewed Château d'Yquem 2001 and quoted it saying "‘simply one of the most magnificent wines of any kind that can pass your lips". The critic gave the wine an outstanding 100 points, which is a common rating from other critics!
Both 2000 and 2001 were great vintages to start the 21st century, but what differences do the vintages have?
Neal Martin said “The 2000 vintage is one that looks back in time whereas 2001 looks forward.”, but what does he mean by this?