Wine years determine the preserve potential Your wines, wines that are a better yearusually can be kept longer. The most important thing is the store and way of preserving, a good wine cellar or climate closet is very welcome to have wines to age, the temperature of the cellar or climate cabinet must have a constant temperature.

"if you open a wine too early, this will taste less than when you let him drink at best."

Under here, an indication by our mentioned resound in the tabel you can use these in your search for wines from better years.

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Wine year

Bourgogne

Bordeaux

Rhone

Rio

Toscane

 

1972

Good

Easy

good

Easy

Good

 

1973

Average

Average

average

Easy

Easy

 

1974

moderately

Easy

Easy

Good

Easy

 

1975

moderately

Good

Good

Very good

Good

 

1976

Very good

Very good

Very good

Good

Average

 

1977

moderately

Average

Average

Average

Easy

 

1978

Excellent

Very good

Excellent

Very good

Good

 

1979

Good

Very good

Good

Average

Average

 

1980

Average

Average

Good

Good

Average

 

1981

Average

Good

Good

Very good

Very good

 

1982

Good

Excellent

Average

Excellent

Excellent

 

1983

Good

Good

Good

Good

Average

 

1984

Good

Average

Average

Average

Easy

 

1985

Very good

Very good

Good

Good

Very good

 

1986

Very good

Very good

Good

Good

Good

 

1987

Good

Good

Average

Very good

Very good

 

1988

Excellent

Excellent

Very good

Good

Excellent

 

1989

Very good

Very good

Good

Good

Average

 

1990

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

Good

Excellent

 

1991

Good

Average

Good

Very good

Very good

 

1992

Good

Average

Average

Good

Average

 

1993

Good

Good

Good

Good

Average

 

1994

Good

Good

Good

Excellent

Excellent

 

1995

Very good

Very good

Very good

Excellent

Very good

 

1996

Excellent

Very good

Very good

Very good

Very good

 

1997

Very good

Good

Good

Good

Very good

 

1998

Good

Very good

Excellent

Very good

Very good

 

1999

Very good

Good

Good

Good

Very good

 

2000

Good

Excellent

Very good

Good

Very good

 

2001

Good

Very good

Very good

Excellent

Excellent

 

2002

Very good

Good

Average

Good

Average

 

2003

Very good

Very good

Very good

Good

Excellent

 

2004

Good

Good

Very good

Excellent

Very good

 

2005

Very good

Excellent

Very good

Excellent

Good

 

2006

Very good

Very good

Very good

Good

Excellent

 

2007

Good

Good

Very good

Very good

Very good

 

2008

Very good

Very good

Good

Very good

Very good

 

2009

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

 

2010

Excellent

Excellent

Very good

Excellent

Very good

 

2011

Very good

Very good

Excellent

Excellent

Very good

 

2012

Very good

Very good

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

 

2013

Good

Good

Good

Very good

Good

 

2014

Good

Very good

Very good

Very good

Good

 

2015

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

Very good

Excellent

 

2016

Very good

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

Excellent

 

2017

Excellent

Very good

Very good

Very good

Very good

 

2018

Excellent

 

Excellent

 

Excellent

 

Very good

 

Very good

 

 

2019

Excellent

 

Excellent

 

Excellent

 

Excellent

 

Excellent