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Château d'Yquem 1981


RP90ParkerWS87Wine Spectator

£295.79 (Approximate price)

Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1981 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux, France)
Cellar: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Grapes: Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%
Château d'Yquem produces the Château d'Yquem 1981 , a sweet wine from Sauternes that is based on 1981 sauvignon blanc and sémillon and presents an alcohol content of 14%. The Château d'Yquem 1981 is the ideal sweet to combine with honey desserts and desserts. According to Drinks&Co users, this sweet wine earns 4 out of 5 points while wine experts grade it as follows: robert parker: 90 and wine spectator: 87.

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Château d'Yquem 1981 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)


  • View: Château d'Yquem 1981 has a light golden color,
  • Nose: nose exudes a moderate spicy oak and vanilla, melon and tropical fruits
  • Mouth: supported by medium acidity. The mid-palate shows a fleshy, viscous, early character and the finish is very persistent and clear.

PAIRING: foie gras mi-cuit, fish in white sauce, cheese Fourme d'Ambert or Roquefort

GRAPES: 80% Semillon, 20% Sauvignon

CELLAR: Château d'Yquem

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How to serve


DessertsHoney desserts

The Winery

Château d'Yquem

Château d'Yquem

Within a few things may be international wine critics agree so as to qualify for the prestigious Château d'Yquem in a separate category. Who does not know the Chateau d'Yquem? Probably, and with the Domaine de la Romanee Conti, the world's most prestigious winery, and a tradition of several centuries.

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Reviews of Château d'Yquem 1981

4 customer reviews
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4 /5

Acompaña bien a cualquier carne en general. Lo hemos bebido con mi pareja en esta ocasión.
Color muy atractivo. Un Château d'Yquem Blanc no suele ser ligero.
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Château d'Yquem Blanc 1981

4 /5

It had a very deep colour. Chocolate and toffee flavour.
I had it with fish, but I didn't like the fish, and therefore the wine didn't taste right.
It was a birthday present for my friend.
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Château d'Yquem Blanc 1981

4 /5

I took it with an octopus and liked it. Nice chat with friends.
Deep colour at first sight. A little rough, it may need more time in bottle.
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