Six bottles with "perfect 100" ratings will feature in Edward Roberts International's next wine auction at the Union League Club of Chicago on May 23.
The sale promises an extensive range of case lots of highly rated 2000 vintage great growth Bordeaux; among them first growths and incredibly rare Chateaux La Clusiere and Le Pin (pictured top right).
The world's leading experts rely on "out of 100" ratings to grade fine wines.
According to recent reports, the eminent wine critic Robert Parker has extended his industry-leading points system to "over" 100 to rate the exceptional new 2009 vintage.
Other highlights at Edward Roberts will include a tempting selection of Chateau Mouton-Rothschild from the Othon Henry Ochsner Family collection.
Pristine bottles of sought after 1982 Chateau Lafite-Rothschild, California Cult wines from Harlan, Bryant and Abreu, and a selection of rare single malt scotch whisky will also appear.
As is always the case with Edward Roberts, online bidding will be available if you're unable to make it over to Chicago.