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Château D'Yquem 50cl 2008

50cl Volume

RP96ParkerWS94Wine SpectatorJR18Jancis Robinson

£108.00 (Approximate price)

Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 2008 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux, France)
Winery: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 50cl Other volumes
Grapes: Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 12%
Château d'Yquem elaborates this Château D'Yquem 50cl 2008 , a sweet wine from the region of Sauternes that is based on 2008 sauvignon blanc and sémillon and comes with an alcohol content of 12%. The Château D'Yquem 50cl 2008 is the ideal sweet to combine with foie and honey desserts. 4 of 5 points is the average score of this sweet according to Drinks&Co users and has also robert parker: 96 and wine spectator: 94.

Elaboration of Château D'Yquem 50cl 2008

Château D'Yquem 50cl 2008 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES OF Château D'Yquem 50cl 2008:

  • View: Beautiful bright golden color
  • Nose: concentrated ripe fruit (mirabelle plum, apricot and mango) and dried fruit (fig, raisin, and quince), followed by hints white fruit (pears and peaches) and spicy notes (Saffron, curry, golden flavors Bouquet , fresh mint and eucalyptus)
  • Mouth: The wine starts sumptuously on the palate, with an uncommon volume and body. It is extremely smooth and well structured, providing intense pleasure of tasting for which keywords are balance, opulence and refinement.

GRAPES: Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 13%

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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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Score

RP96ParkerWS94Wine SpectatorJR18Jancis Robinson

Reviews of Château D'Yquem 50cl 2008

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4 /5

My boyfriend brought me this wine bottle.
A beautiful vivid colour. It was light but tasted like blackberries.
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Yquem 50cl 2008

Reviews of other vintages of Château D'Yquem 50cl 2008201620112007

4/5

I tried it during a wine tasting.
This Sémillon is very pleasing to the eye. I liked the Château d'Yquem 50cl, although it tasted a bit rough.
We didn't pair it well, but the wine was good.
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Charles Walcott

4/5

Powerful attack.
In general, neither hot nor cold.
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Peter Samuels
Yquem 50cl 2011

4/5

Some friends from Sauternes always bring it when visiting me.
Typical opacity of a Château d'Yquem. This sweet had a fun acidity on the palate.
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Edward Harris
Yquem 50cl 2007