Tasting notes for the Chateau d'Yquem 2010
- EYE: The Château d'Yquem 2010 displays a deep and shimmering golden color, reflecting its exceptional maturity and concentration. The bright reflections reveal the full intensity of this exceptional wine.
- NOSE: The aromatic bouquet is simply enchanting. Intense aromas of honey, candied apricot, and ripe mango blend harmoniously with nuances of white flowers, vanilla, and gingerbread. Delicate notes of caramel, nuts, and orange blossom complete this olfactory symphony.
- MOUTH: It is an explosion of flavors and textures on the palate. The richness and complexity of this wine unfold fully. Exotic fruits such as pineapple and papaya mingle with notes of honey and orange marmalade. The texture is voluptuous and velvety, delicately caressing the palate. The balance between sweetness and acidity is perfectly mastered, lending remarkable freshness to this exceptional wine. The long finish leaves a lingering impression of honey and spices.
In short: The Château d'Yquem 2010 is a true marvel of viticulture. Its enchanting aromatic bouquet, luxurious texture, and gustatory complexity make it a true gem of wine tasting. This exceptional sweet wine pairs beautifully with foie gras, desserts featuring exotic fruits, and blue cheeses. It can also be savored on its own to fully appreciate its richness and elegance. An unforgettable gustatory experience that attests to the expertise and renown of Château d'Yquem, a true treasure of the Bordeaux vineyard.
Other appellations from this estate: Château d'Yquem, "Y" d'Yquem...