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Château d'Yquem 1983

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1983 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux, France)
Winery: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
375ml, 6L and 6L
Grapes: Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%
Château d'Yquem elaborates this Château d'Yquem 1983 , a sweet wine from Sauternes made of sauvignon blanc and sémillon of 1983 and has an alcohol content of 14%. The Château d'Yquem 1983 is the ideal sweet to combine with honey desserts and desserts. Drinks&Co users rate this sweet wine with 4 out of 5 points and also has the following ratings: robert parker: 96 and wine spectator: 98.

Description of Château d'Yquem 1983

Château d'Yquem 1983 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Château d'Yquem 1983 has a light golden color and crystal
  • Nose: The bouquet is incredibly subtle, with hints of dried fruit (dried apricot, plum, fruit and jams cvompota), spices (cinnamon, saffron and licorice), and even flowers (linden blossom, etc).
  • Mouth: The first impression on the palate is always silky and often sumptuous. Then fills the mouth. This fine wine is never overbearing temper, but with great elegance and balance. She always keeps a balance between sugar and acidity (sweetness and freshness). A touch of bitterness can also contribute to the overall harmony.

GRAPES: 80% Semillon, 20% Sauvignon

CELLAR: Château d'Yquem

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Reviews of Château d'Yquem 1983

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4 /5

On the palate reminiscent of leather, slightly burned vanilla.
A sweet Sauternes quite recommendable.
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Château Yquem 1983

Reviews of other vintages of Château d'Yquem 1983200620032002

4/5

Superior!
Noble, Yquem is the unique Premier Cru Supérieur of Bordeaux.
The robe is gold colour, this wine is silky. The bouquet is saffron. On the palate, it is sweety. Yquem is more than "superior".

It is distinguished, and rich.
Bordeaux could not exist without Yquem.
2006 had an excellent crop.
Climate is good and soils are different and rich.

TA: 14°


Limited to 12 bottles by customer..Drink or keep: As long as you can resist...Delicious with: At a magical time
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Anonymous

4/5



Our bottles come directly from Château d'Yquem



We had the great chance to taste this superbe wine en primeur at the château at the end of April. And we discovered an Yquem 2003 showing an induspitable superiority on all of the botrytised sweet white wines... even though 2003 is incredible for all of the Sauternes appellation.
Yquem is the perfect balance between all the elements that make a wine THE wine for eternity.Drink or keep: EternalDelicious with: Foie gras
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Anonymous

4/5

Discovering Chateau d'Yquem stats with the bouquet. Although not always very outgoing in young vintages, it is marked by fruit (apricot, mandarin, and occasionally tropical fruit) and oak (vanila and toasty aromas). Older vintages, on the other hand, have extraordinarily complex fragrance as soon as the bottle is opened. The bouquet is amazingly suble, with hints of dried fruit (dried apricot, prune, stewed fruit, and marmalade), spice (cinnamom, saffron, and liquorice), and even flowers (linden blossom, etc).
The first impression of Chateau d'Yquem on the palate is always very silky, and often sumptuous. It then fills out, "coating the palate". This fine wine has a strong, but never overbearing character, with great elegance and poise. It always mantains a balance between sugar and acidity (sweetness and freshness). A touch of bitterness can also contribute to the overall harmony. Chateau d'Yquem aftertaste is legendary, and it tells another story, which lasts and lasts...
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