The vintage is the date of birth of a wine, the year of harvest of the grapes that will be used for the winemaking.
The year is indicated on each bottle of wine, and give to customer a first indication on the wine. Knowing the best year of a wine or appellation is essential when you want to buy wine.
See below scores out of twenty for the Bordeaux reds, Bordeaux whites and Bordeaux sweet whites. Please note that these are given for general guidance only and may change over time.