Check out the new, mobile-friendly WineSpectator.com!
Château d'Yquem retired its longtime president, Alexandre de Lur Saluces, in May and replaced him with Pierre Lurton, who also remains managing director of Château Cheval-Blanc in St.-Emilion. The decision marks the end of the Lur Saluces dynasty's 219-year reign over the illustrious Sauternes estate, which produces the world's most famous botrytized sweet wine.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 31, 2004.
Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!
Passionate about wine? Wine Spectator magazine is looking for an enthusiastic copy editor in the New York office.
Sips & Tips | Wine & Healthy Living
Video Theater | Collecting & Auctions
New! Ratings Flash | New! Unfiltered