The 1988 vintage of this wine was ranked #7 on the Wine Spectator's Top 10 Wines of 1991
"Haut-Brion's 2001, which was bottled late (the end of September, 2003), possesses an unmistakable nobility as well as a burgeoning complexity..." - Wine Advocate
"...Very classic in style. All in elegance and length. I like it better than the 2000..."