Château d'Yquem 1990 (6 BT)
Château d'Yquem 1990
Sauternes, 1er Grand Cru Classé
u. 6bn, excellent appearance, 1 capsule slightly wrinkled
In 2018, this may now be at peak in bottle form, or on a plateau, with the enormous sweetness, rivalling that of 1929. Rich in texture, ultra peachy and treacly, this is an Yquem to wallow in. Large, and very large, formats of the 1990 have more freshness, but this is super-luscious.
Serena Sutcliffe, MW
6 bts (cn)
All the wines in this collection were purchased through established wine merchants, the majority being packed in carton by a Sotheby's specialist. These wines have been stored in impeccable condition in a deep underground cellar dedicated for entertainment with constant automatic control of the temperature, humidity and lighting.
LYING IN OCTAVIAN, WILTSHIRE
Offered In Bond, available Duty Paid
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