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Presentation of Château d’Yquem 2009 Vintage

Wine professionals, buyers and journalists are wandering from château to château in the region of Bordeaux at this time of year to discover the 2009 vintage. As predicted “Le Primeur 2009” proved to be an excellent year Bordeaux Wines from the "Grands Crus Classés" in 1855 and the Sauternes Barsac. We can expect very high quality output (and higher prices) . Mr. Cloes was among the happy few guests, invited by Pierre Lurton, CEO of Château d’Yquem to the Bordeaux Opera House to discover and taste the 2009 Vintage of Château d’ Yquem. Star Chef Yannick Alleno specially created a few dishes that paired perfectly with this remarkable wine.