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For over 400 years, Château d'Yquem has been providing the world with the fruit of its passion in the form of unmatchable wines. Château d'Yquem is one of the most prestigious wineries in its region. In the Sauternes region of Bordeaux, France, this winery is the only one to have been awarded the designation of Premier Cru Supérieur. The wine produced here is the best in the region, the quality of which only wines can only aspire to.
The winery has released a vintage of its world-famous Château d'Yquem nearly every year, releasing 65,000 bottles on average per harvest. There have been 10 years since 1900 in which the grapes were deemed not of a high enough quality to bear the name Château d'Yquem. The Château d'Yquem 1995 is an exceptionally great vintage of this wine. The Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc grapes were handpicked at the height of maturity and processed into a beautifully unique golden wine.
One of the secrets of this winery is its susceptibility to noble rot, a natural fungus that grows on mature wine grapes and which makes the resulting wine finer and more concentrated. The wines from this winery can be left to age for decades or even centuries. The is one of the most coveted wine brands in the world for good reason. Do not pass up your chance to buy a bottle of your own.
|Type Of Wine:||sweet wine|
|Vintage:||1995 Other vintages|
|Appellation:||Sauternes (Bordeaux, France)|
|Volume:||37.5cl Other volumes|
|Grapes:||Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc|
Elaboration of Château d'Yquem 375ml 1995
Château d'Yquem 375ml 1995 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)
TASTING NOTES OF Château d'Yquem 375ml 1995:
- View: sustained and sumptuous gold.
- Nose: peach, pineapple, coconut, nutmeg and cinnamon nuances of toast, caramel and vanilla.
- Mouth: very rich expression on the palate, great structure and volume.
VINEYARD: Château d'Yquem
GRAPES: 80% Semillon, 20% Sauvignon.
PAIRING: Blue cheese, fish and terrines.
TEMPERATURE: 12 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13.5%
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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 centuries.More about the Winery