2009 Chateau d’Yquem Sauternes Premier Cru Superieur

£340 (including all UK duties & taxes)

Availability: In stock

Producer Notes

Almost certainly the best sweet white wine in the world; probably the best white wine in the world; really expensive to produce and relatively cheap to buy given all that.
The wine will last forever so don’t be even slightly afraid of old vintages. As is often the case, the best value is probably to be found in the 80s.
The blend is 80% semillon and 20% sauvignon blanc.
There is also a dry white wine produced in the chateau called ‘Y’ de Chateau d’Yquem. To avoid snearing wine merchants looking down their noses at you, it’s wise to pronounced the ‘Y’ as ‘eegreck’

Delivery Notes

Please allow 1-2 weeks for delivery of this wine.
Overseas deliveries can take longer.
For transfers under bond or to recover VAT on export, please contact us at [email protected]

Vintage Notes

2009 was an excellent vintage in Sauternes
2009 was an excellent vintage in Bordeaux

Other 2009 Sauternes

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Weight 1.6500 kg
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