Well at last Ch d’Yquem have released their 2009 En Primeur.
We are not surprised that they have decided to continue with the marketing policy of following the prices of the other Medoc First Growths – as a luxury brand it is easy to understand the logic. Unfortunately, as First Growth prices this year in the Medoc are high and, therefore, so is 2009 d’Yquem.
Allocations are also pinched so, for the moment, we have decided to offer only full cases (in bottles or halves) at:
Do let us know if you are interested in half bottles as part of a mixed case and, if enough people show an interest and we do not sell our allocation as whole cases, we will see what we can do. As a reminder the videos for Ch d’Yquem are at:
On the quality we have no doubts whatsoever – this will be one of the great d’Yquems!