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Château de Fargues Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend Sauternes 2010

Winemaker's Notes:

"The Chateau de Fargues has a very pure nose of clear honey, lemon curd and passion fruit all with fine delineation and focus. The palate is medium-bodied with a citrus-driven entry with touches of lime, passion fruit and grapefruit. It has great focus and “drive,” a crescendo of flavours that embrace quince, Seville orange, tangerine and spice. There is wonderful persistency towards the powerful finish. This is another great de Fargues to follow the monumental 2009...94-96" WA 05/11 "Unctuous and nicely formed already, with juicy apricot, green fig and honey notes. The finish is lush, but with nice cut, showing hints of toasted coconut and almond. Sneakily long...92-95 (BT)" WS Web Only 2011

External Reviews for Château de Fargues Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend Sauternes

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/07/2011

80% semillon, 20% sauvignon blanc. Aged in 20% new oak, planted to gravel and clay soils. . Bright and high-toned, the nose is closed and backward at the same time, with botrytis married to creamy citrus and stone fruit. On the palate, this is beauti... Geoffrey Binder. A Sauternes Blend wine from Bordeaux in France. 2010 Chateau de Fargues 750ml


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
06/02/2011

1 x 1500ML Magnum


External Review
Source: Millesima USA LLC
05/30/2011

1 x 375ML Half Bottle



"The Chateau de Fargues has a very pure nose of clear honey, lemon curd and passion fruit all with fine delineation and focus. The palate is medium-bodied with a citrus-driven entry with touches of lime, passion fruit and grapefruit. It has great focus and “drive,” a crescendo of flavours that embrace quince, Seville orange, tangerine and spice. There is wonderful persistency towards the powerful finish. This is another great de Fargues to follow the monumental 2009...94-96" WA 05/11 "Unctuous and nicely formed already, with juicy apricot, green fig and honey notes. The finish is lush, but with nice cut, showing hints of toasted coconut and almond. Sneakily long...92-95 (BT)" WS Web Only 2011

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