Château d'Yquem 1998

Château d'Yquem (Sauternes)


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The Château d'Yquem 1998 (£255.42) is a sweet wine from Sauternes produced by Château d'Yquem produced with sauvignon blanc and sémillon from the 1998 vintage and has an alcohol content of 13.5%. The Château d'Yquem 1998 is the ideal sweet to combine with honey desserts and desserts. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this sweet according to Drinks&Co users while experts give the following evaluation: robert parker: 95 and wine spectator: 89.
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Château D'yquem is a name synonym of legend in the world. The unic Premier cru Classé Superieur of Sauternes. An explosion of ripe fruits and dried fruits. Large and elegant, a great wine.

Technical sheet · Château d'Yquem

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1998 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP95WS89JR18B+D18.5
Grapes: Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Pairing: StartersDessertsHoney desserts
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%
Ending Year For Optimal Consumption: 2035
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Description · Château d'Yquem

Château d'Yquem 1998 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)


  • View: Château d'Yquem 1998 is golden yellow, bright
  • Nose: Aromas of citrus, flowers (Lime-Tree

) of cream brulee

  • Palate: Volume, sweet but balanced by good acidity. Flavors of tangerine, apricot, candied fruit and vanilla flavors.


VINEYARD: Château d'Yquem

GRAPES: Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon

PAIRING: Desserts, Honey desserts,


ALCOHOL: 13.5%

Château d'Yquem is among the greatest wines of Bordeaux. It is the only Sauternes higher ranked first believed. It is considered the best sweet wine that is. The castle is listed historical monument since 2003 The estate is now run by the confidence man Bernard Arnault. Pierre Lurton. It is up to the government to ensure the most prestigious producer of sweet wines in the world.

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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...

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Château D'Yquem Sauternes 1998

The pleasure derived from tasting Yquem is difficult to describe. It offers a myriad of well-balanced, complex flavours that generate even more harmonies over time. The impression that remains is reminiscent of a quote from Frédéric Dard "the silence that follows a piece by Mozart, in which the...
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Château D'Yquem Blanc 1998

I would recommend buying it here.
It had a very deep colour. Sweet and tasty.
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Posted on at 06.54


Château Yquem 1998

I bought it at a wine fair.
I especially liked the colour. A sweet fairly astringent.
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Posted on at 05.00


So interesting

Posted on at 16.12


There Yquem and others.
Frédéric Dard described the chateau d'Yquem "light drinking." There Yquem and others. Worldwide connupour finesse and aromas, the Chateau d'Yquem is assembled Semillon and...
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Posted on at 04.57


Château D'Yquem Moelleux 1998

Dress a beautiful limpid gold. The nose is powerful with notes of candied lemon, peel of citrus fruits, marmalades. A light touch alleviate iodine comes together. After swirling, spicy nuances...
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Château d'Yquem 1998 Sauternes - Premier Grand Cru Classé
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Château d'Yquem, 1er Cru Sup., 1998 in vintage 75cl Sweet White wine from Bordeaux in Sauternes
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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2006



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



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


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


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


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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