Château d'Yquem 2002

Château d'Yquem (Sauternes)

RP95WS96

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Château d'Yquem produces this Château d'Yquem 2002 (£231.16), a sweet wine from Sauternes vinified with sauvignon blanc and sémillon from 2002 and has an alcoholic strength of 13.5%. The Château d'Yquem 2002 is the ideal sweet to combine with honey desserts and desserts. According to Uvinum users, this sweet wine earns 4 out of 5 points and also has the following ratings: robert parker: 95 and wine spectator: 96.

Technical sheet · Château d'Yquem

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 2002 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château d'Yquem
Volume: 75 cl Other volumes
Score: RP95WS96
Grapes: Sémillon (80%), Sauvignon Blanc (20%)
Pairing: DessertsHoney desserts
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%

Description · Château d'Yquem

Château d'Yquem 2002 (Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: bright golden color
  • Nose: Good intensity where the outstanding notes of beeswax, obvious symptoms of the effect of botrytis on grapes. Loquat delicate aromas of acacia honey, with that point you have this honey-sweet balsamic. Some lavender and toasty notes.
  • Palate: The palate has good acidity, balanced with sweet notes. I took something needs to be more body, although it is true that wine is elegant, fine and delicate.

GRAPES: almost 100% Semillon

AGEING: Traditional and long aging

ALCOHOL: 14.0%

Château d'Yquem

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Highlighted review about Château d'Yquem 2002

Posted on at 04.41

4/5

Yquem Sauternes 2002

A heterogeneous vintage because étalié nine weeks of harvest, which required the winery drastic selections, many substilité and research in the assembly to fully express the true potential of Yquem
In 2002, the vegetative phase is characterized by a rare drought (third driest year in 75 years)...
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Posted on at 04.59

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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Posted on at 03.47

4/5

Château d'Yquem Blanc 2002

Brand: CASTLE YQUEM | Classification: Sauternes 1er Cru Ranked | Country: France | Bordeaux | Type: Wines White Wine | Vintage: 2002 | Volume: Bottle (75cl) | Appellation Sauternes AOC | Sauternes...
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Posted on at 04.23

4/5

Chateau Yquem 2002

Le Chateau D'Yquem covers an area of ​​113 hectares. The vineyard is constantly renewed by tearing of the oldest vines. Grapes new vines will be harvested after a period of 5 years. Due to its...
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Posted on at 05.12

4/5

Château d'Yquem 2002 Sauternes - Premier Grand Cru Classé
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Posted on at 12.03

4/5

TASTING NOTES:
Wonderful lifted nose with superb delineation and sense of minerality with hints of coconut, roasted almond, limestone and nougat; very harmonious on the palate, vibrant acidity and...
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Posted on at 04.44

4/5

Chateau D'Yquem Sauternes 2002

In the Bordeaux Wine Official Classification of 1855, Château d'Yquem was the only Sauternes given this rating, indicating its perceived superiority and higher prices over all other wines of its...
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Posted on at 05.01

4/5

Yquem 2002

Château d'Yquem, 1er Cru Sup. , In 75 cl 2002 vintage, Sweet White wine from Sauternes in Bordeaux
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Posted on at 05.36

4/5

This is a charming vintage 2002. It is very typical of his name, with beautiful overtones, pure candied fruit. He delights the palate with its marked refinement, voluptuous and captivating...
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Posted on at 16.20

4/5

Chateau d'Yquem Sauternes 2002

He is a legend, and for many the best wine in the world. Like all great wines, it is the result of a series of natural cirmcunstancias faborables, and above all, a very special and meticulous...
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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 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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Reviews about Château d'Yquem 1997

Anonymous
Anonymous

5/5

2012 es el año para este Chateau d'Yquem...
 I did not take, but well imagine. . .
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