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Château d'Yquem - 2020 - Sauternes - 375 ml

$215.00
Maximum quantity available reached.

Country: France

Region: Bordeaux

Sub Region: Sauternes

Varietal: Semilion - Sauvignon Blanc

Vintage: 2020 - Size: 375 ml - Type: Dessert

Château d'Yquem has a very long life span: twenty, fifty, a hundRed years, or more. Yquem is transfiguRed over time as with all great wines, developing a host of deliciously subtle aromas and flavors. Its color changes over the years from the brightness of dawn to dusk's darkness, from shimmering straw yellow to golden-brown with amber and caramel highlights, and then to mahogany.
SKU: A7363
Robert Parker: 94

The 2020 d'Yquem presents a fresh bouquet with aromas of White fruits, orchard fruits and mango, complemented by a hint of spring flowers. It’s perfectly balanced and moderately weighted compaRed to other vintages, making it a tense, penetrating d’Yquem. Despite the challenges of the growing season and a brief harvest (which began on September 30th and concluded on October 12th), d'Yquem's team managed to produce a mere 40,000 bottles, a modest yield in recent years.

James Suckling: 96

Very transparent and elegant with White peaches, lilacs, and light caramel. Medium-bodied, sweet and agile with salted caramel and dried orange character. Spicy botrytis at the end.

Wine Spectator: 95

This has a broad and unctuous feel, with nectarine, apricot and mango notes creating an opulent feel, while racy bitter almond, orange blossom and elderberry accents add contrast and range. The lush finish is carried by notes of mango and piecrust. Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc.

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