Château d'Yquem 1990

Château d'Yquem (Sauternes)

RP99WS95JR19RVF19.5

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The Château d'Yquem 1990 (£347.60): a sweet wine from Sauternes produced by Château d'Yquem based on the best sauvignon blanc and sémillon from 1990 and shows an alcoholic strength of 13%. The Château d'Yquem 1990 is the ideal sweet to combine with foie and honey desserts. Uvinum users evaluate this sweet wine with 4 out of 5 points while wine experts grade it as follows: robert parker: 99 and wine spectator: 95.
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Château d'Yquem 1990 is a superb and legendary sweet wine from an exceptional vintage in Sauternes.

Technical sheet · Château d'Yquem

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1990 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 75 cl Other volumes
Score: RP99WS95JR19RVF19.5
Grapes: Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Pairing: StartersDessertsPâté or foie grasHoney dessertsFoie
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13%
Consumption Temp.: 12ºC
Ending Year For Optimal Consumption: 2050
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Description · Château d'Yquem

Château d'Yquem 1990 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING:

  • View: Château d'Yquem 1990 is yellow with a golden hue
  • Nose: sweet nose of tropical fruits with honey, peaches, coconut and dried apricots
  • Palate: well-integrated notes of toasted oak, and vivacious acidity that balances the sweetness. Aromas of spice, honey and candied orange

APPELLATION: Sauternes

VINEYARD: Château d'Yquem

GRAPES: Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc,

AGING: Each day of harvest is aged separately for 6-8 months in barrel then after a pre assembled and a selection of lots will age 3 years more in barrel.

PAIRING: Desserts and foie gras

TEMPERATURE: 12 ° C

ALCOHOL: 13%

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Highlighted review about Château d'Yquem 1990

Posted on at 03.49

4/5

Château d'Yquem Blanc 1990

Brand: CASTLE YQUEM | Classification: Sauternes 1er Cru Ranked | Country: France | Bordeaux | Type: Wines White Wine | Vintage: 1990 | Volume: Bottle (75cl) | Appellation Sauternes AOC | Sauternes 1er Cru Ranked
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Posted on at 06.08

4/5

Very interesting

Posted on at 04.48

4/5

TASTING NOTES:
Exceptionally sweet nose of honeyed tropical fruits, peaches, coconut, and apricots; high quality, subtle toasty oak is well-integrated, massive on the palate, with layers of...
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Posted on at 05.05

4/5

The Château d'Yquem is the only premier cru sauternes rated higher, it is considered the best sweet wine in the world. The estate covers 133 hectares, including 113 hectares are planted with vines...
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Posted on at 04.43

4/5

Chateau D'Yquem Sauternes Premier Grand Cru 1990

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...
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Posted on at 16.51

4/5

Le Chateau d'YQUEM is the culmination of Sauternes, one of 188 hectares including 125 vineyards, a world in the known name, a unique wine For four centuries Yquem preserves and promotes a lifestyle...
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Posted on at 05.14

4/5

Chateau D'Yquem 1990

Chateau d'Yquem 1990 1st Grand Cru Classé - Sauternes ratings Robert Parker: 99/100
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Posted on at 04.55

4/5

Château d'Yquem, 1er Cru Sup., 1990 in vintage 75cl Sweet White wine from Bordeaux in Sauternes
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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2006

Anonymous
Anonymous

4/5

Superior!
Noble, Yquem is the unique Premier Cru Supérieur of Bordeaux.
The robe is gold colour, this wine is silky. The bouquet is saffron. On the palate, it is sweety. Yquem is more than...
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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2003

Anonymous
Anonymous

4/5



Our bottles come directly from Château d'Yquem



We had the great chance to taste this superbe wine en primeur at the château at the end of April. And we discovered an Yquem 2003 showing an...
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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2002

Xtrawine UK
Xtrawine UK

4/5

Chateau D'Yquem Sauternes Premier Grand Cru 2002
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...
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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2001

Antonio Fernandez
Antonio Fernandez

5/5

Château D'Yquem Blanc 2001
The best white wine in the world, probably the best vintage that still can be found, save practically eternal. What more could you ask for?
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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 2000

Antonio Fernandez
Antonio Fernandez

4/5

Château d'Yquem 2000 creo que no tiene 100 puntos parker
2001 The 100 points but if you think you do not have this vintage
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