NAPA, Calif., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WineBid.com, the premier Internet auction of fine and rare wines, is proud to offer in this week's auction a rare 15-liter format of 2005 Chateau d'Yquem. The legendary Sauternes producer decided to celebrate the excellent 2005 vintage by offering a limited number of 15-liter bottles. It is the first time the chateau has ever offered a 15-liter format. WineBid.com purchased the bottle on release and it has been professionally stored ever since. The bottle is #70 of the 100 produced, and it comes with its original wooden crate.
"We are pleased to offer this very rare bottle of d'Yquem to our customers," said Jerome Zech, WineBid.com CEO. "It is truly collectible with perfect provenance and a unique format for this winery."
Established in 1996, WineBid.com is the largest online auction for fine and rare wines with more than 62,000 registered bidders worldwide. At WineBid.com each bottle of wine is appraised, inspected and stored in our climate-controlled warehouse in Napa, California.
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