Chateau D’yquem

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Classification Premier Cru Superieur
Appellation Sauternes
Owned By LVMH
Operated By Pierre Lurton
Annual production 10,000 cases
Typical blend 75% Semillion, 25% Sauvignon Blanc
Status Investment-grade
Second Wine Y d’Yquem
About Chateau d’Yquem is literally in a league of its own and is the most famous sweet wine in the world. It also holds the record for the most expensive bottle of white wine ever sold but still has great potential for growth globally, particularly in Asia
Vintage Critic Parker score First Liv-Ex Price listed (£) Highest Price listed (£) Lowest Price listed (£) Drinking window
2014 J Suckling 97 – 98 2,574 2,576 2,460
2013 Jeff Leve 96 – 98 2,237 2,723 1,860
2012 No vintage made
2011 R Parker 97 2,800 2,800 1,950
2010 J Suckling -97 4,800 4,800 2,908
2009 R Parker 96 – 98 5,500 5,800 3,100
2008 R Parker 96 1,750 2,025 1,245
2007 R Parker 98 3,850 3,900 1,940
2006 R Parker 96 – 98+ 3,230 3,332 1,500
2005 R Parker 95 – 98 3,780 4,100 1,790

Source: Liv-ex – Market price at 27.11.17

   Denotes wines inside drinking window.

The Liv-ex Market Price: The prices quoted above are the Liv-ex published Market Price at the date noted. This is based on the cheapest 6 and 12-pack prices advertised by leading merchants in the EU.