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Château d'Yquem Magnum 2011

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£669.60 (Approximate price)

Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 2011 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux, France)
Winery: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 150cl Other volumes
Grapes: Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%
The Château d'Yquem Magnum 2011 is a sweet wine made by Château d'Yquem from the region of Sauternes with a blend based on sauvignon blanc and sémillon of 2011 and has an alcoholic content of 14%. The Château d'Yquem Magnum 2011 is the ideal sweet to combine with foie and honey desserts. According to Drinks&Co users, this sweet wine earns 3,5 out of 5 points while experts give the following rate: robert parker: 97 and wine spectator: 99.

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Château d'Yquem Magnum 2011 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES OF Château d'Yquem Magnum 2011:

  • 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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The Winery

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

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Reviews of Château d'Yquem Magnum 2011

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3.5 /5

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The Château d'Yquem Magnum 2011 was terrific

Reviews of other vintages of Château d'Yquem Magnum 201120092007

4/5

It was light but tasted like blackberries.
No doubt I would recommend Château D'Yquem Magnum 100%.
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Albert Green

4/5

Not suitable for a menu as varied as we had. The best friend from Sauternes.
Has a strong colour. It's a pity that was slightly vinegary.
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Peter Samuels