2005 Château Climens Sauternes Barsac Premier Cru Classé
15 Ratings
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15 Ratings
2005 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

There was a time when the best of Barsac would not achieve the heavily concentrated character found in wines from the heart of Sauternes, but, as this wine so handsomely shows, such is no longer the c...

Good full golden-yellow. Musky, very fresh aromas of crystallized citrus peel, minerals and toasted bread. The palate offers incredible sappy concentration and a saline aspect, not to mention a penetr...

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There was a time when the best of Barsac would not achieve the heavily concentrated character found in wines from the heart of Sauternes, but, as this wine so handsomely shows, such is no longer the c...

Good full golden-yellow. Musky, very fresh aromas of crystallized citrus peel, minerals and toasted bread. The palate offers incredible sappy concentration and a saline aspect, not to mention a penetr...

Expert Reviews
  • Wine & Spirits
    Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 10/08