The 12 wines from The Drops of God

Château d’Yquem 1976

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12. Château d’Yquem 1976

And the final apostle, and sole sweet wine, was the great Sauternes: Château d’Yquem. The Kibayashis opted for a fully mature wine from the great 1976 vintage, an extremely hot year that produce intensely sweet Sauternes.

Average price (according to Wine Searcher, without tax): £465

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