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Château d'Yquem 375ml 1940

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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1940 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux, France)
Winery: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 37.5cl Other volumes
Grapes: Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Château d'Yquem produces the Château d'Yquem 375ml 1940 , a sweet wine from Sauternes that is based on the best of sauvignon blanc and sémillon of 1940. The Château d'Yquem 375ml 1940 is the ideal sweet to combine with honey desserts and desserts. Drinks&Co users evaluate this sweet wine with 4 out of 5 points.

Description of Château d'Yquem 375ml 1940

Château d'Yquem 375ml 1940 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Château d'Yquem 375ml 1940 shows an orange color
  • Nariz: Nose of creme brulee, caramel, honey and orange peel.
  • Boca: Concentrated soft mouth with remarkable finesse and complexity.

PAIRING: Grilled pineapple with crunchy flakes, mirabelle cake, pancakes with orange.

CELLAR: Château d'Yquem

GRAPES: 80% Sémillon and Sauvignon blanc 20%

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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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4 /5

Château d'Yquem, 1er Cru Sup. Vintage 1940 in 37, 5 cl, Sweet White wine from Sauternes in Bordeaux
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Reviews of other vintages of Château d'Yquem 375ml 1940200320021997

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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Château d'Yquem 375ml 2003

5/5

Purchased as an anniversary present so going to be keeping for a year or so as its my husband's favourite dessert wine!
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Chateau D'Yquem Sauternes Premier Grand Cru 375ml 2002

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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