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    Chateau d'Yquem 2002
    Sauternes
    Half-Bottle (4)

    "Served from an ex-chateau bottle. The 2002 Chateau d’Yquem has a delightful bouquet with scents of dried honey, marzipan and melted candle wax. It is not the most complex, but it has very good definition. The palate has a controlled, linear opening with fine acidity and a tightly wound spicy core. This 2002 has a slight bitter edge which lends it race and tension. However, there is a touch of austerity here, as if it is holding something back. You might describe this as a serviceable Yquem: everything in its right place, but refusing to let go. This is an Yquem sans the ambition of other vintages and yet delicious all the same." (93 pts. Neal Martin, eRobertParker.com #213, June 2014)


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    4th-5th Friday-Saturday
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