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Magazine Archives: June 30, 2004

Sauternes Opnes Campaign For 2003 Bordeaux Futures

Per-Henrik Mansson
Issue: June 30, 2004

For only the second time in its history, Château d'Yquem has released its wine as futures, joining other Sauternes estates enjoying a strong market for their potentially outstanding 2003s. Traditionally, Yquem, Sauternes' most prestigious estate, has sold its wines about five years after the harvest, but the château decided to offer '03 futures in May.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 30, 2004.

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