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Power Play

With the 2010 vintage, Bordeaux now has back-to-back classics in dramatically different styles
James Molesworth
Issue: March 31, 2013

With quality variable in Bordeaux's next two vintages to come, the arriving 2010s and remaining 2009s represent the best opportunities to procure the great wines that Bordeaux's reputation is built on. The quality is clearly in the bottle. Either way, the cellar-worthy 2010s and fruit-driven 2009s give Bordeaux lovers the power of choice. Wine Spectator's James Molesworth reports.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 26, 2013.

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