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Chateau Coutet Bordeaux Blend 2010

Winemaker's Notes:

"It is endowed with a delightful bouquet of freshly sliced mango, Tropicana and a touch of honey, with good definition and minerality. The palate is medium-bodied with very impressive balance and poise, and is slightly viscous in the mouth, with almond, lemon curd and a touch of orange peel. The finish is composed and long...93-95" WA 5/11 "Really ripe and fleshy, offering delicious glazed peach, apricot and honey notes, with lots of orange blossom and fig and a very rich finish. Starting to take shape now too. Impressive...93-96" WS 2011 "A sweet wine with honey and sliced apple character with lemon. Full body, medium sweet and a bright finish. It's layered and fascinating. So much spicy, botrytis and dried mushroom powder. Turns creamy. Drink or hold. ...94" JamesSuckling.com 02/13

Château Coutet:
The fine wines from Chateau Coutet are concentrated and sweet with high levels of acidity to balance out the sweetness. While the wines are delicious when young, the true nature of an excellent Barsac like Chateau Coutet is only shown when the wines have many years of bottle age. These wines gain complexity and a lushness after a good vintage is stored for a decade or so. Coutet is especially k... Read more
The fine wines from Chateau Coutet are concentrated and sweet with high levels of acidity to balance out the sweetness. While the wines are delicious when young, the true nature of an excellent Barsac like Chateau Coutet is only shown when the wines have many years of bottle age. These wines gain complexity and a lushness after a good vintage is stored for a decade or so. Coutet is especially known for the complex aromas it develops. It is important that storage conditions be proper for the life of the wine. Chateau Coutet is known for producing a very elegant and stylish dessert wine. It is rich and full bodied and has the aromas and flavors of stone fruits like peaches when young. The flavors of the young wine develop into a complex fabric of vanilla, honey and cinnamon after years of age. Recent vintages have shown very strong results. Read less

External Reviews for Chateau Coutet Bordeaux Blend

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/01/2013

Really ripe and fleshy, offering delicious glazed peach, apricot and honey notes, with lots of orange blossom and fig and a very rich finish. Starting to take shape now too. Impressive. -J.M. Wine Spectator. A Sauternes Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2010 Coutet 3000ml


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
05/25/2011

1 x 750ML Bottle


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/14/2013

Really ripe and fleshy offering delicious glazed peach apricot and honey notes with lots of orange blossom and fig and a very rich finish. Starting to take shape now too. Impressive. -J.M. Wine Spectator.


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
05/25/2011

1 x 1500ML Magnum


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
05/25/2011

1 x 375ML Half Bottle


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
05/27/2011

75% semillon, 23% sauvignon blanc, 2% muscadelle.100% new oak. Planted to clay on limestone subsoil. A deep, tightly packed nose boasts loads of exotic fruit, coconut and spicy botrytis, backed with candied lemon peel. The entry is very creamy and ju... Geoffrey Binder. A Sauternes Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2010 Coutet 1500ml



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"It is endowed with a delightful bouquet of freshly sliced mango, Tropicana and a touch of honey, with good definition and minerality. The palate is medium-bodied with very impressive balance and poise, and is slightly viscous in the mouth, with almond, lemon curd and a touch of orange peel. The finish is composed and long...93-95" WA 5/11 "Really ripe and fleshy, offering delicious glazed peach, apricot and honey notes, with lots of orange blossom and fig and a very rich finish. Starting to take shape now too. Impressive...93-96" WS 2011 "A sweet wine with honey and sliced apple character with lemon. Full body, medium sweet and a bright finish. It's layered and fascinating. So much spicy, botrytis and dried mushroom powder. Turns creamy. Drink or hold. ...94" JamesSuckling.com 02/13

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