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    Chateau d'Yquem 1976
    Sauternes
    5bn, 3lbsl, 5lscl, 2lcc, 3sdc, 2ssos, 5-light honey color
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    "The 1976 Yquem continues to go from strength to strength. Who can ignore the awesome bouquet of spices, honeyed fruit, pineapples, bananas, coconuts, and overripe melons? This full-bodied, viscous, luscious wine has been absolutely delicious since bottling, given its relatively low acidity and precocious personality. It is one of the few true great vintages of Yquem that can actually be drunk with tremendous pleasure at such a young age." (96pts Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book, 3rd Ed., Jan 1998)

    "The 1976 Yquem continues to go from strength to strength. Who can ignore the awesome bouquet of spices, honeyed fruit, pineapples, bananas, coconuts, and overripe melons? This full-bodied, viscous, luscious wine has been absolutely delicious since bottling, given its relatively low acidity and precocious personality. It is one of the few true great vintages of Yquem that can actually be drunk with tremendous pleasure at such a young age." (96 pts. Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book 3rd Ed., Jan. 1998)


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2014
    13th-14th Friday-Saturday
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