Yquem

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Yquem

(iːˈkɛm)
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(Brewing) a French vineyard of the Sauternes area of Bordeaux that produces a sweet white table wine. Also called: Château d'Yquem
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Noun1.Yquem - a sweet white French wineYquem - a sweet white French wine    
white wine - pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation
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So he returned from his cellar carrying a shiny bottle of 1986 Chateau D'Yquem.
Their production is increasing, and even Chateau d'Yquem is producing more dry wine'
He works and lives between two of the most esteemed wineries in the world as the head of Chateau Cheval Blanc, to one side, and Chateau d'Yquem, to the other.
It also comes with one of the finest bottles of dessert wine - Chateau d'Yquem which is priced at around pounds 500 per bottle.
Scottish distiller Glenmorangie is breaking new ground with a limited edition single malt whisky in a crystal decanter, which has been bottled for 18 years then matured for 10 more in Chateau d'Yquem casks.
He is selling 315 bottles spanning more than 60 vintages from the top Bordeaux houses at Christies in Geneva on May 17 and was also behind the sale of 158 bottles of three centuries of Chateau d'Yquem in Hong Kong last May, which netted slightly more than $1 million.
Lunzer Wine Investments, the renowned fine wine fund management specialists, predicts the change means Chateau d'Yquem will become the next big winner for the wine investment market.
Chateau d'Yquem, Rieussec, Climens, will certainly deliver the goods, but hitting a high note at not such an atmospheric price, Chateau Filhot 1999 (pounds 18.
Uncorking the most desirable such as Chateau d'Yquem can set drinkers back thousands of pounds.
course quote The wines were just as impressive: starting with magnums of vintage champagne, then progressively heavier with white and red burgundies, clarets and a sauterne to help the desserts along, a 1986 Chateau d'Yquem.