This famous estate belonged to the English crown from 1152 - 1435. Eventually it was bought by the Lur-Saluces family in 1785 and sold to the LVMH group in 1999.
The wines remain unequalled in quality and class. There are 113 hectares under vine magnificently overlooking surrounding premier crus classés' vineyards from Yquem's hilltop position. Capabable of ageing gracefully for decade upon decade, upon decade, Yquem is an almost magical combination of power, luxuriousness and richness. There is no other in the wine world to surpass Yquem.
Château d'Yquem, 1er grand cru Sauternes 2007Sémillon 14.0% Vol
Bordeaux > Sauternes & BarsacNo sweet wine surpasses Yquem. It is amazingly rich and opulent with a razor sharp focus. A good...£620.00 per bottle