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2002 Château d’Yquem

2002 Château d’Yquem – France, Bordeaux, Sauternais, Sauternes (11/2015)

2002 Château d'Yquem

TASTING NOTE

We had a serious adventure last night. We had read about and decided to visit a French “private kitchen” (Cafe F39) run by a Hong Kong Chinese couple who lived in France for 30 years and returned to their home village in the countryside. The third floor of their village house is dedicated to serving a small number (no more than Continue reading 2002 Château d’Yquem

A little love from Saint-Émilion

Our good friends, Bruno and Max, from our favourite Saint-Émilion wine merchant, Vignobles & Chateaux, visited us for a wonderful wine dinner.

To make it even more fun for the assembled guests of sipping and snacking, Bruno and Max organised a blind tasting. The story, including menu and wine list, unravels – rather quickly as you might imagine – below.

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