Château d'Yquem

Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend

9.6128 ratings
9.533 pro ratings
Sauternes, Graves, Bordeaux, France
Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend
Duck, Squash & Root Vegetables, Shellfish, Turkey, Mushrooms, Cream Sauces, Chicken, Goose, White Fish, Pork, Meaty & Oily Fish, Manchego & Parmesan, Cheddar & Gruyere
Top Notes For
Conrad Green

Gorgeous lemon tart, creme brûlée. This is luxurious, poised and sexy. All kinds of wonderful and detailed. Wow.

Gorgeous lemon tart, creme brûlée. This is luxurious, poised and sexy. All kinds of wonderful and detailed. Wow.

Jun 5th, 2019
Saul Gropman

Owner/Operator Cafe La Haye

9.8

Intense roasted pear, hazelnut & honeysuckle

Intense roasted pear, hazelnut & honeysuckle

Dec 19th, 2016
Bradley Brown

Owner/Winemaker Big Basin Vineyards

9.9

So vibrant, intense and layered

So vibrant, intense and layered

Apr 21st, 2016
Max Coane

Been open too long

Been open too long

Dec 14th, 2015
Robert Cunningham

Wine Educator DeVinimus, Wine Workshop

9.1

Great balance. Good acidity. Classic Yquem

Great balance. Good acidity. Classic Yquem

Oct 2nd, 2015
Darin Kendrick

All 4 times I have had this wine it simply blows me away. One of the only wines to surpass this amount of hype.

All 4 times I have had this wine it simply blows me away. One of the only wines to surpass this amount of hype.

Dec 4th, 2014
Steven Foster

Wine buyer Belmont Wine Exchange

9.8

It's right what you have read. Liquid gold for sure. All the right cues of apricot honey and stone fruits that bring this all through the minutes of finish.

It's right what you have read. Liquid gold for sure. All the right cues of apricot honey and stone fruits that bring this all through the minutes of finish.

Oct 23rd, 2014
Zoe Shyn

drinking fantastically

drinking fantastically

Apr 26th, 2014
Andrew Lampasone

Owner Wine Watch Selections

9.2

This is the wine of the night with an array of pineapple citrus vanilla creme brûlée very well endowed with a fi hand of acidity very sweet but also very high in acid

This is the wine of the night with an array of pineapple citrus vanilla creme brûlée very well endowed with a fi hand of acidity very sweet but also very high in acid

Feb 15th, 2014
Erik Schneider

Say no more, happiness bottled, no spitting here.

Say no more, happiness bottled, no spitting here.

Jan 3rd, 2014