Iron Gate Auctions
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IronGate Fine Wine Auction

Tue, Apr 30, 2024 10:00AM EDT - Tue, May 7, 2024 08:00PM EDT
  • 1975
  • 750ml
  • France
  • Bordeaux
  • Graves
  • Sauternes
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon
  • White Sweet
  • EE4303
  • EE4303
Lot 49

1975 Chateau d'Yquem Sauternes Premier Cru Superieur - 1 bottle(s)-750ml format

Estimate: CAD$680 - CAD$950

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
CAD$0 CAD$20
CAD$500 CAD$50
CAD$1,000 CAD$100
CAD$2,000 CAD$200
CAD$3,000 CAD$250
CAD$5,000 CAD$500
CAD$10,000 CAD$1,000
CAD$20,000 CAD$2,000
CAD$50,000 CAD$5,000
CAD$100,000 CAD$10,000
This lot is comprised of 1 bottle(s) of 1975 Chateau d'Yquem Sauternes Premier Cru Superieur - 750ml. Estimate for this lot is between $680 - $950 with a reserve of $500. The wine in this lot belongs to collection 11400.


Please note the following bottle conditions in this lot Low Shoulder on 1975 Chateau d'Yquem Sauternes Premier Cru Superieur

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An Ontario based consignor with an impressive collection of spirits and wine. The bottles were sourced through various agencies and the LCBO, with spirits stored upright and everything under temperature and humidity control.
The wine in this lot has a score of 93 from Robert Parker and the following tasting note -A wine that has reached its peak, the 1975 d'Yquem offers up a candied bouquet with aromas of quince, apricot, saffron, orange peel, curry and incense, complemented by a medium-bodied, balanced and tense palate with a concentrated core of fruit but slightly phenolic currently, concluding with a long, beeswax-inflected finish.