2001 - a burgundy connoisseur's vintage
30 Jan 2003 by JR
See also my tasting notes for detailed notes and assessments of more than 500 wines. For those in a hurry, I offer the following observations with the caveat that, as always in Burgundy, the picture is much too complex for any generalisation to capture. prices should be about the same as last year this is an even more variable vintage than 2000 the best wines are beautiful expressions of terroir rather than just ripeness or the vintage reds are in general more thrilling than whites this is a connoisseur's vintage it really is worth paying for Premier Cru and sometimes Grand...

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