1997 Château Climens Sauternes Barsac Premier Cru Classé
15 Ratings
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15 Ratings
1997 Château Climens Sauternes Barsac Premier Cru Classé

Wine Description

(From 2002 Vintage) Lemon, honey, mineral and light spice. Very attractive aromas. Full-bodied, with fresh acidity and a long finish where it turns to spice and toffee.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 1989 Vintage) Green-tinged straw color. Initially less expressive nose opened to show floral, herbal and vanillin notes as well as a pungent minerally quality. Very sweet but very suave, with fresh but perfectly in...

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Expert Reviews
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  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2004 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/07.
  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2005 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/08
  • Robert Parker
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/21/2009
  • Robert Parker
    (From 1986 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Bordeaux Book on 11/1/1998
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1986 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 88 on Aug-93