1996 Chateau d'Yquem, 1er Cru Superieur Sauternes

Producer: Chateau d'Yquem
Vintage: 1996
Grape variety: Semillon
Origin: France, Bordeaux, Sauternes
Appellation: Sauternes
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Tasting notes

20/03/2002

Nose very scented, heady and concentrated. On the palate a glorious creamy rich texture combined with great elegance and length. It is reminiscent of the 1986 and 88. Ready 2003 onwards.

01/03/2002

Nose very scented, heady and concentrated. On the palate a glorious creamy rich texture combined with great elegance and length. It is reminiscent of the 1986 and 88. Ready 2003 onwards. (Tasted en primeur)

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