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Bordeaux Retrospectives: 2005, 2003 and 2001

Revisiting a string of vintages illustrates the evolution of modern Bordeaux
Courtesy of Pichon Longueville Lalande
Pichon Longueville Lalande is among Pauillac's elite modern Bordeaux estates.
James Molesworth
Posted: June 11, 2018

Wine Spectator senior editor James Molesworth reviews 50 Bordeauxs from the 2005, 2003 and 2001 vintages in a blind retrospective tasting. WineSpectator.com members: See all his scores and tasting notes, along with a tasting report on the vintage and its historical context.

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