Château d'Yquem 1988

Château d'Yquem (Sauternes)

RP99WS94

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Château d'Yquem produces this Château d'Yquem 1988 (£362.70), a sweet wine from Sauternes with a blend based on sauvignon blanc and sémillon of 1988 and has an alcoholic strength of 13.5%. The Château d'Yquem 1988 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: 99 and wine spectator: 94.

Technical sheet · Château d'Yquem

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1988 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP99WS94
Grapes: Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Pairing: DessertsHoney desserts
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%

Description · Château d'Yquem

Château d'Yquem 1988 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Château d'Yquem 1988 has a golden color with an orange tint gloss
  • Nose: Besides his nose honey, smoky, orange, coconut and pineapple
  • Mouth: reveals a powerful and full-bodied character, and develops into a mouth, in stages, and very rich aromas extracted noble rot, and as a sensational end

GRAPES: 80% Sémillon, 20% Sauvignon.

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Highlighted review about Château d'Yquem 1988

Posted on at 14.46

4/5

Château d'Yquem 1988

Castle YQUEM 1988 Château d'Yquem 1988: A Grand Classic SauternesSeule property classified 1er Cru Supérieur 1855 Château d'Yquem is a legend in Sauternes and Bordeaux, but it is also one of the most famous wines and most prestigious in the world . His story is a historical fresco, made of twists...
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Posted on at 09.44

4/5

TASTING NOTES:
- View: Château d'Yquem 1988 has a yellow color with green highlights
- Nose: aromas shows peach, pineapple, coconut, nutmeg and cinnamon, backed by notes of toast, caramel and...
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Posted on at 05.12

4/5

Château d'Yquem 1988 was perfect for sharing

Posted on at 05.04

4/5

Château D'Yquem 1Er Cru Supérieur 1988

Château d'Yquem Sauternes is the only higher ranked first thought, it is considered the best sweet wine in the world. The estate covers 133 hectares, including 113 hectares are planted with vines...
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Posted on at 05.17

4/5

Château d'Yquem 1988 Sauternes - Premier Grand Cru Classé
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Posted on at 04.55

4/5

Château d'Yquem, 1er Cru Sup., 1988 in vintage 75cl Sweet White wine from Bordeaux in Sauternes
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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2006

Anonymous
Anonymous

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...
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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2003

Anonymous
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...
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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2002

Xtrawine UK
Xtrawine UK

4/5

Chateau D'Yquem Sauternes Premier Grand Cru 2002
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...
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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2001

Antonio Fernandez
Antonio Fernandez

5/5

Château D'Yquem Blanc 2001
The best white wine in the world, probably the best vintage that still can be found, save practically eternal. What more could you ask for?
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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2000

Antonio Fernandez
Antonio Fernandez

4/5

Château d'Yquem 2000 creo que no tiene 100 puntos parker
2001 The 100 points but if you think you do not have this vintage
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