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Chateau Coutet Premier Cru Sauternes-Barsac 1995

External Review by JJ Buckley Fine Wines:

A Sauternes Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1995 Coutet 750ml

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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

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Snooth User: AlineB
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5.00 5
11/15/2007

Five glasses


External Reviews for Chateau Coutet Premier Cru Sauternes-Barsac

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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/01/2013

A Sauternes Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 1995 Coutet 750ml




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