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1996 d'Yquem - 375 ml

95
RP

Product ID: 16266-375-XX3
Availability: Out of Stock
Vintage: 1996
Format: 375 ml
Color: White
Country: France
Producer: d'Yquem
Rating: 95 RP
Region: Sauternes
Type of Wine: Dessert White
Varietal: Sauternes Blend

Description: Compared with the flamboyant aromatics of the 1997, Yquem's 1996 plays it closer to the vest, although there is a lot going on. Light gold with a tight but promising nose of roasted hazelnuts intermixed with creme brulee, vanilla beans, honey, orange marmalade, and peaches, this medium to full-bodied offering reveals loads of power in its restrained, measured personality. There is admirable acidity, weight, texture, and purity in this impeccably made Yquem...

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