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    Chateau d'Yquem 2005
    Sauternes
    Bottle (6)
    "Somewhat muted floral aromas of jasmine, orange blossom and honeysuckle over candied pineapple. A waft of anise and some cedar. The palate is quite restrained with well balanced sweetness versus medium to high acidity. Very long finish - a mineral character coming through." (92pts LPB, Wine Advocate In Asia, Jan 2010)

    "Lucid in colour, the bouquet is detailed with very pure honey, vanilla and almond scents, still a little new oak to be fully assimilated but demonstrating superb focus. The palate is virtually identical to last year's bottle: exquisite balance and perfectly judged acidity, but perhaps just gaining a little richness and viscosity over the last 12 months." (97 pts. Neal Martin, Wine Advocate #219, June 2015)


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