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Wine Sweet White Yquem D' 1980

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1er Cru Classé Supérieur

Chateau d'Yquem:
Nestled in the southeasy of Bordeaux, Château d’Yquem is the world’s most sought after dessert wine – the benchmark by which all other dessert wines are judged.

External Reviews for Wine Sweet White Yquem D'

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
09/11/2014

This year is a perfect example of a vintage that was much better for the sweet wines of Barsac and Sauternes than it was for the red wines. Yquem produced its greatest wine since the twin titans of 1975 and 1976. Medium golden with a big opulent honeyed oaky flowery tropical fruit bouquet this wine is rich and concentrated has very good acidity a lot of botrytis and a stunning finish. It is a great success and it continues to evolve at a snail s pace. Anticipated maturity: Now-2035. R


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
04/05/2009

This year is a perfect example of a vintage that was much better for the sweet wines of Barsac and Sauternes than it was for the red wines. Yquem produced its greatest wine since the twin titans of 1975 and 1976. Medium golden, with a big, opulent, h... Robert Parker. A Sauternes Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1980 Yquem, Chateau d' 375ml



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