Chateau Guiraud

Chateau Guiraud 2011 Sauternes (375ML half-bottle) - Dessert Wine

Dessert, Fortified & Fruit Wine by Chateau Guiraud from Sauternes and Barsac, France - Bordeaux. #12 Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2014 The crop was small - barely 9 hl/ha this year - but of superb quality. A hail storm on Easter Monday (25 April at 6 pm) led to the estimated loss of 40% of the crop, and as much as 80% in certain parts of the vineyard. The wine taste remarkably good: concentrated, aromatic, and complex. The speed with which thegrapes became concentratedtaste remarkably good: concentrated, aromatic, and complex. The speed with which thegrapes became concentrated preserved magnificent vivaciousness. The wines are truly brilliant. Blend: 65% Semillon, 35% Sauvignon Blanc read more