Cave Des Grands Crus et grands Vins

01 43 20 89 38

Château Yquem Sauternes 1990

Bordeaux wine 1er Cru Classé Supérieur

Image 1 : From one of the 20th ...

From one of the 20th century's celebrated vintages for Yquem, this bottle stands up to all the hype--unforgettable for its purity, elegance, harmony, its "total" everything. Powerful, yet it seems weightless on the palate, almost defying gravity as it tangos around with its vanilla, peach and apricot flavors

New 1er Cru Classé Supérieur
Rare wine : 1er Cru Classé Supérieur
Notations :
Robert Parker : 97 points
Wine Spectator : 97 points

White wine 1990

  • Area : Bordeaux
  • Name : Sauternes / Barsac
  • Grape variety : Sauvignon, Sémillon
  • Structure : Complex, Dense, Length, Lush, Rich, Sweet wine
  • Families of flavor : Citrus fruits, Dried fruits, Fresh fruits, Honey, Honeysuckle, Wood
  • Conservation : A boire jusqu'en 2060 et plus
  • Temperature of service : 12°
  • Mets/wines agreements : Foie gras aux figues, Fondant au chocolat, Tapas de figues et foie gras
  • Capacity : Bottle (0,75 L)
440.00 €
Stock: 1
 
Paiement CB
Paiement Mastercardf
Paiement VISA
Paiement CHEQUE
Paiement TRANSFER

Description of the Château Yquem

From one of the 20th century's celebrated vintages for Yquem, this bottle stands up to all the hype--unforgettable for its purity, elegance, harmony, its "total" everything. Powerful, yet it seems weightless on the palate, almost defying gravity as it tangos around with its vanilla, peach and apricot flavors

Robert Parker : 97 points
"Tasted at the property 12 months on from my last visit, my note for the Château d’Yquem 2005 is almost exactly the same. I feel that there is still just a little new oak to be resolved on the nose. But the palate is extremely well balanced, perhaps just a little nuttier than I remember from 12 months ago, with hints of white chocolate and crème brûlée just appearing on the finish. This needs another decade, but it is a very serious Yquem in the making. Tasted April 2015."

Wine Spectator : 97 points

"This has a deliciously pure feel, with juicy, inviting green plum, ginger, heather, creamed pineapple and Jonagold apple flavors all melded together and gliding through the lengthy finish, which echoes with lilting flowers and dried citrus notes. Best from 2015 through 2045. 12,000 cases made. "

James Suckling : 95 points
"What an incredible nose of flowers, honey, spices such as clove, and sandalwood. With time, decadent aromas of apple tart and crumble develop. Full and very round on the palate, this is medium sweet with a velvety texture. Flavors of honey, apple and pear tart appear on the long finish. This is so beautiful, hard not to drink now but will greatly improve with more time."


Quarin : 98 points
"Robe dorée aux reflets verts. Nez intense, subtil et finement vanillé. Superbe entrée en bouche puis le vin se développe ample, fondant, puissant et riche au milieu avant de s’achever sur une grande finale savoureuse, fraîche, vanillée et très longue. C’est très très bon !"

 

The Net surfers having chosen this wine also consultedWines also consulted
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru ClasséTo zoom in on the product : Château Mouton Rothschild 1Er Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru Classé

Mouton Rothschild
Pauillac

1986
100 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Ageless, yet balanced. Black color. Mint, mineral, berry and cherry. Full-bodied, chewy and tight. ...
1
955.00 €
Ageless, yet balanced. Black color. Mint, mineral, berry and cherry. Full-bodied, chewy and tight. Long, long finish.
Pauillac - 1er Grand Cru Classé
Château Yquem 1er Cru Classé SupérieurTo zoom in on the product : Château Yquem 1Er Cru Classé Supérieur
Château Yquem 1er Cru Classé Supérieur

Château d'Yquem
Sauterne

1999
95 points
White wine
0,75 L
Niveau TLB. From a good year in Sauternes, this Yquem burns with fairly intense dried apricot and ...
2
370.00 €
Niveau TLB. From a good year in Sauternes, this Yquem burns with fairly intense dried apricot and raisiny flavors
Sauterne - 1er Cru Classé Supérieur
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru ClasséTo zoom in on the product : Château Mouton Rothschild 1Er Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru Classé

Mouton Rothschild
Pauillac

1988
92 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Very pretty aromas of vanilla, tobacco, berry and chocolate. Medium- to full-bodied, with soft ...
1
490.00 €
Very pretty aromas of vanilla, tobacco, berry and chocolate. Medium- to full-bodied, with soft tannins and a berry, chocolate finish
Pauillac - 1er Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru ClasséTo zoom in on the product : Château Mouton Rothschild 1Er Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru Classé

Mouton Rothschild
Pauillac

1993
90 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Mouton comes through again. Impressive ’93, deep in color and full-bodied, boasting plenty of ...
1
480.00 €

Mouton comes through again. Impressive ’93, deep in color and full-bodied, boasting plenty of currant, black cherry, mint and toast character. Well crafted, showing depth for this vintage. Give the tannins some time to mellow

Pauillac - 1er Grand Cru Classé
Château Léoville-Las-Cases 2ème Grand Cru ClasséTo zoom in on the product : Château Léoville-Las-Cases 2Ème Grand Cru Classé
Château Léoville-Las-Cases 2ème Grand Cru Classé

Léoville-Las-Cases
Saint-Julien

2009
99 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Its deep ruby/purple color is accompanied by a classic, nearly restrained set of aromatics that ...
3
395.00 €
Its deep ruby/purple color is accompanied by a classic, nearly restrained set of aromatics that includes notions of sweet black cherries
Saint-Julien - 2ème Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru ClasséTo zoom in on the product : Château Mouton Rothschild 1Er Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru Classé

Mouton Rothschild
Pauillac

1994
90 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Full, deepred. Knockout smoky nose of cedar, leather, earth, truffle and game ...
1
490.00 €
Full, deepred. Knockout smoky nose of cedar, leather, earth, truffle and game
Pauillac - 1er Grand Cru Classé
Our others Bordeaux wineBordeaux wine
Château Léoville-Las-Cases 2ème Grand Cru ClasséTo zoom in on the product : Château Léoville-Las-Cases 2Ème Grand Cru Classé
Château Léoville-Las-Cases 2ème Grand Cru Classé

Léoville-Las-Cases
Saint-Julien

2009
99 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Its deep ruby/purple color is accompanied by a classic, nearly restrained set of aromatics that ...
3
395.00 €
Its deep ruby/purple color is accompanied by a classic, nearly restrained set of aromatics that includes notions of sweet black cherries
Saint-Julien - 2ème Grand Cru Classé
Château Margaux 1er Grand Cru Classé
Rare wine : Château Margaux 1Er Grand Cru Classé
To zoom in on the product : Château Margaux 1Er Grand Cru Classé
Château Margaux 1er Grand Cru Classé

Château Margaux
Margaux

1989
96 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Bubbling over with crushed berries, currants and spices, with tobacco notes. Beautiful. Full-bodied, ...
1
660.00 €
Bubbling over with crushed berries, currants and spices, with tobacco notes. Beautiful. Full-bodied, with gorgeously velvety tannins

Margaux - 1er Grand Cru Classé
Château Pontet Canet 5ème Grand Cru Classé
New Château Pontet Canet 5Ème Grand Cru Classé
To zoom in on the product : Château Pontet Canet 5Ème Grand Cru Classé
Château Pontet Canet 5ème Grand Cru Classé

Château Pontet Canet
Pauillac

2014
95 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Deep garnet with a hint of purple to the color, the 2014 Pontet-Canet gives a very serious, classic ...
6
105.00 €

Deep garnet with a hint of purple to the color, the 2014 Pontet-Canet gives a very serious, classic Pauillac nose of blackcurrant preserves, baked blackberries and warm black plums with suggestions of menthol

Pauillac - 5ème Grand Cru Classé
Château l'Eglise clinet RougeTo zoom in on the product : Château l'Eglise clinet rouge
Château l'Eglise clinet Rouge

Château Eglise Clinet
Pomerol

2014
95 points
Red wine
0,75 L
The 2014 L’Eglise Clinet was tasted from a single bottle but from two glasses, each poured at ...
3
220.00 €

The 2014 L’Eglise Clinet was tasted from a single bottle but from two glasses, each poured at different times before I arrived for the tasting

Pomerol - Rouge
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru ClasséTo zoom in on the product : Château Mouton Rothschild 1Er Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru Classé

Mouton Rothschild
Pauillac

1986
100 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Ageless, yet balanced. Black color. Mint, mineral, berry and cherry. Full-bodied, chewy and tight. ...
1
955.00 €
Ageless, yet balanced. Black color. Mint, mineral, berry and cherry. Full-bodied, chewy and tight. Long, long finish.
Pauillac - 1er Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru ClasséTo zoom in on the product : Château Mouton Rothschild 1Er Grand Cru Classé
Château Mouton Rothschild 1er Grand Cru Classé

Mouton Rothschild
Pauillac

1993
90 points
Red wine
0,75 L
Mouton comes through again. Impressive ’93, deep in color and full-bodied, boasting plenty of ...
1
480.00 €

Mouton comes through again. Impressive ’93, deep in color and full-bodied, boasting plenty of currant, black cherry, mint and toast character. Well crafted, showing depth for this vintage. Give the tannins some time to mellow

Pauillac - 1er Grand Cru Classé