Chateau d’Yquem – Great First Growth Sauternes
Bill Blatch: Sensational rich texture. At last year’s blind tasting, it came out right at the top, but it’s a totally different wine from the zestier 07 – more fatness, more weight.
£2302.05 / half case bottles
£1189.29 / quarter case halves
£2425.13 / half case magnums
Wine Advocate – Score 96-98/100
International Wine Cellar – Score 95/100: Medium bright yellow, quite pale.
Wine Spectator – Score 95-100/100: This is very long and intense.
Jancis Robinson – Score 19/20
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