2007 Chateau d'Yquem Sauternes
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- Size: 375ml
- Type: Dessert / Fruit Wine
- Country: France
- Region: Bordeaux, Barsac / Sauternes
"This is an outstanding Yquem, surpassed only by the 2001 during this decade. The nose is very pure, understated at first, unfurling with aeration in the glass, offering honey, acacia, Mirabelle and a hint of apple blossom. The palate has a viscous entry, very pure with honey, white peach, fresh pear, lemon and orange zest, a tangible sense of vibrancy and vigour. Not a powerful Yquem, but one of incisive focus and nervosite, very pure botrytis, adorned with an almost tense zesty finish that succinctly counterpoises the residual sugar."
Reviewed by: The Wine Advocate - 97 pts
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