Definition of Yquem in English:

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Pronunciation: /ēˈkem/


A sweet white wine from the estate of Château d’Yquem in the Sauternes region of France.
Example sentences
  • The 1997 is destined to be one of the all-time great Yquems on the evidence of this early tasting.
  • Some have already made comparisons to such extraordinary Yquems as the 1967, 1959 and 1921.
  • If my instincts are correct, this is the most profound Yquem since the legendary 1959.

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Syllabification: Y·quem

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