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Best Bordeaux 2020 second wines

The second wines from Bordeaux's top estates often offer exceptional quality at keen prices making them attractive en primeur buys. See Jane Anson's top-scoring wines.

Second wines are not uncommon in Bordeaux with many of the top estates offering one or two other labels in addition to their red, white or sweet grand vins.

Sometimes they are produced from specific vineyard plots or produced as a more approachable wine for earlier drinking but still with estate signature.

Scroll down for tasting notes and scores for the best Bordeaux 2020 second wines

Far from being an afterthought using up leftover grapes, some second wines have garnered critical acclaim and have emerged as fine wines in their own right.

See the best Bordeaux 2020 second wines

The following wines have all been scored 93 points and above.

See also

Search all Bordeaux 2020 en primeur ratings published so far
Read Jane Anson’s full Bordeaux 2020 en primeur verdict
Best Bordeaux 2020 wines: top-scorers

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