Original
66 Ratings
Château Guiraud Sauternes 1er Cru Classé
$47.99 USD
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Wine Details

Varietal

Blend

Style

White

Region

BordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(From 2010 Vintage) A thick, unctuous style, with marzipan, dried pineapple, mango and dried guava notes leading to a good bolt of toasted almond and pie crust on the finish.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2007 Vintage) The wine's enchanting bouquet of white flowers, acacia, hawthorn blossom, lily, and tuberose are complemented by overtones of forest floor, spice, frehly-ground white pepper, tea, and saffron. Noble rot has worked its magi, and the bouquet slowly and tantalizingly reveals its full subtlety. Guiraud is deliciously bodied, rich, and velvety on the palate. The fruity flavors are combined with an inimitable botrytis and candied fruit character.