Read Decanter's tasting notes for Château d'Yquem's dry white wine, Y d'Yquem, Bordeaux, France 2012, with a firm oaky nose, dominated by citrus fruit, bracing and mineral.

Product Overview

Overall rating:

Points 93
Drink:2015-2025

Product:

Château d’Yquem, Y d’Yquem, Bordeaux, France 2012

Producer:

Château d’Yquem Y d’Yquem, Bordeaux, France 2012

Firm oaky nose, dominated by citrus fruit, bracing and mineral. Very rich and full-bodied and concentrated, with vibrant acidity and very intense lemony flavours. The oak adds complexity and isn’t too dominant. A delicious wine with very good length.

Price £75.00 Fine & Rare, $179.95 Sotheby’s

Alc 13.5%

Taster Stephen Brook

Tasted at: Decanter Fine Wine Encounter 2015