Château d'Yquem 1967 (3 BT)
Château d'Yquem 1967
Sauternes, 1er Grand Cru Classé
u. 1ts, 1t/hs, 1hs, labels slightly soiled, 1 marked and nicked, 1 slightly scuffed and peeling, 1 nicked, 1 capsule has signs of seepage
I am lucky enough to drink this quite often and it is a vinous monument. There is always a real bouquet of developed botrytis and a sense of 'torched' crème brûlée, dried apricots and 'raisins de Corinthe' together with orange zests and beautiful acidity. I have also noted smokiness and hazelnuts. My most recent tasting showed tea, oranges, clementines and allspice and was absolutely fascinating. Serena Sutcliffe, MW
3 bts (cn)
All the wines in this collection were purchased through established wine merchants, the majority being packed in carton by a Sotheby's specialist. These wines have been stored in impeccable condition in a deep underground cellar dedicated for entertainment with constant automatic control of the temperature, humidity and lighting.
LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE
Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid
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