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Bountiful Bordeaux

Tue, Mar 19, 2024 10:00AM EDT - Tue, Mar 26, 2024 08:00PM EDT
  • 1975
  • 750ml
  • France
  • Bordeaux
  • Graves
  • Sauternes
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon
  • White Sweet
  • EE2258
  • EE2258
Lot 1

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

Estimate: CAD$700 - 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 $700 - $950 with a reserve of $500. The wine in this lot comes from the collection 11400.


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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 score for 1975 Chateau d'Yquem Sauternes Premier Cru Superieur is 93 from Robert Parker and the 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.