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Château d'Yquem (Sauternes)

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  • Château d'Yquem 1991

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    • 4 /5
    A vintage which has the reputation as being rainy and intemperate throughout the Bordelaise region, was completely different in the Sauternes vineyard as is often the case. As much noble rot as could be hoped for, the Sémillon and Sauvignon grapes, carefully selected at Yquem gave birth once...
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  • Château d'Yquem 1991

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    • 4 /5
    Wines from Château d'Yquem are characterised by their complexity, concentration and sweetness. A relatively high acidity helps to balance the wine's sweetness. Another characteristic for which Château d'Yquem wines are known is their longevity. With proper care, a bottle will keep for a century...
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  • Chateau D'Yquem Sauternes Premier Grand Cru 1991

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    • 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...
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  • Château D'Yquem Moelleux 1991

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    • 4 /5
    A deep gold. Intense nose of orange marmalade and quince with notes of honey and caramel. The palate is round but not excessive and supported by good acidity. The set is changed (second age wine) and this grape flavors of currants and lime. This wine fits very well on a variety of dishes during...
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  • Château d'Yquem 1991

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    • 4 /5
    Deep gold color. Bouquet concentrated orange marmalade and quince with hints of honey and caramel. Getting quite round, but not too, thanks to a beautiful acidity. Sultanas and hints of linden blossom. Overall, this wine is very advanced and versatile, delicious with any kind of dishes especially...
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