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The Conqueror

Issue: June 30, 2000

June 30, 2000 The Conqueror How French billionaire Bernard Arnault won the hard-fought battle to bring Château d'Yquem into his luxury empire by Per-Henrik Mansson THE CORPORATE JET On April 19, 1999, Bernard Arnault flew to Bordeaux to collect one of the biggest prizes in the world of wine: Château d'Yquem.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 30, 2000.

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