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    Chateau d'Yquem 1996
    Sauternes
    Half-Bottle (24)
    "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. However, patience will be a virtue." (95 Pts Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #146, April 2003)

    "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. However, patience will be a virtue." (95 pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #146, Apr. 2003)


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    December, 2014
    5th-6th Friday-Saturday
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