Despite the fact that today’s generation have come up with innumerable means and modes of relaxation, most people with an elevated sense of class still prefer to wind down with the oldest relaxation technique known to human kind. Available in various flavours, with diverse body textures to cater for the taste buds of different individuals, Château d’Yquem Sauternes wine is the key to sooth not only the mind and body but it also generates a peaceful spiritual experience for those people who are truly on the lookout for some winding down time
Indeed some individuals maintain that due to its former usage as a medicinal article a glass of Château d’Yquem Sauternes wine contributes to their overall well-being in dealing with their overly demanding weekly routine. With some doctors recommending a glass of wine as part of the new healthy living phenomenon this revelation is rather easy to digest.
While acknowledging the fact that some have a spiritual connection with their wine. For others Chatau d’Yquem Sauternes wine is a way out of the ordinary mundane routine and for some others yet, the mere act of sipping on a vintage wine is a simple luxury they can afford. Indeed, a lot can be said from a person’s choice of wine. Mood can be identified. Personality ascertained by the meticulous and observant waiter who boasts to you the love of the art of Château d’Yquem Sauternes wine-making and who through passion, quickly understands your requirements
Carefully attended to grapes produced in Sauternes a region in the southern part of Bordeax, the elegant wine capital city of France and with over 400 years of unchallenged quality status, Chatau d’Yquem Sauternes is aimed specifically to reach all tastes of society. The Chateau d’Yquem vineyard history dates back many years to when the estate was owned by the King of England. In 1453, southwest France was once more under French rule and 150 years later Chateau d’Yquem was acquired by Jacques Sauvage and in 1711 the estate became fully owned by Léon de Sauvage d’Yquem.
If you have a sweet taste bud, then the full bodied Château Gravas Sauternes is the perfect choice for you. Made from golden-skinned grapes and turned into a light perfected wine. Ideal with fruit and blue cheese it makes the ideal escort to your dessert. Another optinal choice of desert wine, with both a positive in the nose and mouth experience is the Château Lamothe Guignard Sauternes.
Alternatives and Pricing
If you are enjoying a nice plate of shellfish then the sweet Château Liot Sauternes wine is a better alternative. However there is yet another choice of Chatau d’Yquem Sauternes especially if you are a fish lover. The honeyed apricot and pistachios taste of the D’Yquem Lur- Saluces Sauternes wine gives a nice finishing touch to you meal.
If you are on a tight budget the Château Roûmieu Sauternes is an affordable vintage wine that will give you pleasure and can accompany most food. Another delicious low priced twelve year old wine brings to your table a thick fruity beverage with a hint of apricot taste known as Château Cantegril Sauternes. This is more strongly recommended to those people who are not so familiar with the art of wine tasting but would like to be adventurous for the night
On a more average cost scale the Château d’Yquem Sauternes wine selection also brings forth at the availability of most wine lovers the Château Lafon Sauternes – a wine that is made of the finest sauvignon blanc grapes and averages a price of Euro 22 on an international plane but beware it is most likely that you’ll opt to enjoy another glass as it is one fine wine indeed. An even more delicate and surprisingly creamy touch that leaves you an after taste of caramel is the Château Gilette Sauternes.
If you are a big fan of beef pork lamb or spicy food the knowledgeable waiter recommends to you a Château Bessan Sauternes to which your eyes light and with a nod and an eager happy to serve smile he vanishes into the wine cellar returning back with what his practiced intuition, thinks is the right choice for you.
One foot resting on the other, body casually laid back on the elite red velvet armchair, and with your back facing the rest of the crowd in the most reputable wine bar in town, you pick up his finely polished glass to take your first sip of the Chatau d’Yquem Sauternes taking your time, gently swirling the chateau wine in every corner of your mouth careful to keep to etiquette. The taste of the Chatau d’Yquem Sauternes wine is equally as balanced as the initial sniff of wine you drew. You’re so satisfied you turn round to the still eager waiter “you know your wines. Thank you for introducing me to the Chatau d’Yquem Sauternes”. From the first to the last drop your taste buds will crave the smooth delight you have come to know and expect from Chatau d’Yquem Sauternes A wine to share or just for one’s personal indulgence Chatau d’Yquem Sauternes is truly an unforgettable experience quality where it matters.