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Château d'Yquem (Sauternes)

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  • Yquem Sauternes 2002

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    • 4 /5
    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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  • Château d'Yquem Blanc 2002

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    • 4 /5
    Brand: CASTLE YQUEM | Classification: Sauternes 1er Cru Ranked | Country: France | Bordeaux | Type: Wines White Wine | Vintage: 2002 | Volume: Bottle (75cl) | Appellation Sauternes AOC | Sauternes 1er Cru Ranked
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  • Chateau Yquem 2002

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    • 4 /5
    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 location, Chateau enjoys a microclimate, wet morning and dry after noon, allowing the development of...
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  • Chateau D'Yquem Sauternes Premier Grand Cru 2002

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    • 4 /5
    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 and toasty aromas). Older vintages, on the other hand, have extraordinarily complex fragrance as soon...
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  • Château d'Yquem 2002

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    • 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 focus with a smooth honeyed finish

    VINEYARD: Château d'Yquem
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  • Chateau D'Yquem Sauternes 2002

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    • 4 /5
    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 type. Yquem's success stems largely from the site's susceptibility to attack by "noble rot" (Botrytis...
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  • Château d'Yquem 2002

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    • 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 freshness. This vintage is so close that allows wine lovers Yquem enter the universe from now.
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  • Chateau d'Yquem Sauternes 2002

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    • 4 /5
    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 preparation.
    The property is extensive, is situated on a hill where the castle that shares its name, 104...
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