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Saturday, 15 April 2017

2016 Primeur Sauternes



2016 Château d'Arche
Golden. Apples, fruity, apricots, fresh nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, apples, peach, some cinnamon, long. Leaner but fresh. 89-91

2016 Château Bastor-Lamontagne
Golden. Apricots, fruity, fresh nose, some vanilla. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, elegant and lively. 88-90

2016 Château Broustet
Golden. Apricots, peach, fruity nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, spices, elegant texture, bit lean and short. 86-88

2016 Château Cantegril
Golden. Apricots, peach, fruity nose, light vanilla, pineapples. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, apples, pineapples, elegant texture, refreshing, long. 89-91

2016 Château Climens
No final blend yet, four samples from the different parts of the vineyard, all showing good concentration and balance together with freshness. This should become one of the more concentrated wines in the vintage from these samples, and one of the stars. But with no final blend we do not know. Depending on the final blend, anywhere from 93-97

2016 Château Coutet
Golden. Fruity, apricots, apples, peach, lighter nose, vanilla. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, elegant, detailed, nuanced, long. Lighter palate than usual. 91-93

2016 Château Doisy Daëne
Golden. Apricots, fresh, fruity, elegant nose, vanilla, anise touch, bright nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, pineapples, spices, elegant and nuanced, one of the more concentrated this vintage yet with the usual sublime freshness and elegance. One of the stars of the vintage. Long. 94-96

2016 L'Extravagant de Doisy-Daëne
Golden. Apricots, pineapples, fruity, vanilla, touch of grapefruits, faint candied citrus notes nose. Fresh acidity, lively, playful, apples, minerals, detailed, playful, refreshing, superb balance, touch of black tea and bergamot, absolute beauty. Wine of the vintage in Sauternes, but very limited production as always. 95-97

2016 Château Doisy-Vedrines
Golden. Apricots, fruity, peach and pears nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, apples, refreshing, good length. 88-90

2016 Château de Fargues
Golden. Apricots, fruity, pineapples, spices, detailed nose, pure. Intense. Fresh acidity. Fresh, intense, detailed, pure, lively, refreshing and fruity, bright pineapples, long. One of the stars of the vintage. 94-96

2016 Château Filhot
Golden. Fruity, apples, peach nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, lighter. 87-89

2016 Château Guiraud
Golden. Apples, pineapples, apricots, fruity nose, vanilla, detailed. Fresh acidity, ripe, fruity, pineapples, beautiful balance, and intense, long. 93-95

2016 Château Haut-Bergeron
Golden. Apples, peach, fruity, elegant nose. Fresh acidity, fruity, apples, lemons, some pineapples, elegant. 86-88

2016 Clos Haut-Peyraguey
Golden. Apricots, fruity, pineapples, fresh, some vanilla nose. Fresh acidity, fruity, fresh, elegant, apples and spices, smooth, long. 89-91

2016 Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey
Golden. Apricots, pineapples, fruity, fresh, cinnamon nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, lively, fruity, apples and cinnamon, spices, elegant but could have had some more concentration, long. 92-94

2016 Château Lamothe Guignard
Golden. Mushrooms, some peach nose, light. Fresh acidity, fruity, light, lean. 85-87

2016 Château de Malle
Golden. Apricots, pineapples, fruity, fresh, faint spicy note nose. Fresh acidity, fruity, fresh, apples, peach and apricots, fresh, lovely. 91-93

2016 Château de Myrat
Golden. Apples, pineapples, some vanilla, fruity, light spicy note nose. Fresh acidity, fruity, ripe, apples, pineapples, some vanilla and spices, elegant, long. 91-93

2016 Château Rabaud-Promis
Golden. Apricots, fruity, intense nose, vanilla. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, detailed and elegant, long. 91-93

2016 Château Raymond-Lafon
Golden. Apricots, fruity, pineapples, vanilla, fresh and fruity nose, touch of ripe blood orange and grapefruits. Fresh acidity, fruity, pineapples, vanilla, some spices, apricots, quite intense, detailed, nuanced, long. A beauty. 93-95

2016 Château de Rayne Vigneau
Golden. Apricots, some vanilla, very tight now, difficult to taste. Fresh acidity, fresh and fruity, elegant but unusually tight. This will hopefully reach higher, hope to get a chance to retaste it in my June trip to Bordeaux. For now 89-91

2016 Château Rieussec
Golden. Apricots, fruity, peach, almonds, vanilla nose. Fresh acidity, fruity, ripe, fresh, elegant and detailed, playful, quite refined, long. 93-95

2016 Château Romer
Golden. Dusty nose, smells dirty and funky, volatile.

2016 Château Romer du Hayot
Golden. Apricots, fruity, elegant nose if lean. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, leaner. Elegant. 86-88

2016 Château Sigalas Rabaud
Golden. Apricots, fruity, fresh, pineapples, elegant nose, some vanilla. Fresh acidity, fruity, fresh, rounded, elegant texture, detailed, long. 91-93

2016 Château Suau
Golden. Apricots, fruity, fresh nose. Lighter. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, apples and vanilla notes, elegant. 89-91

2016 Château Suduiraut
Golden. Fruity, apricots, pineapples, vanilla, some, quite intense nose, candied lemons. Fresh acidity, fruity, pineapples, apricots, elegant, vanilla, lovely balance, detailed, long. 94-96

2016 S de Suduiraut
Pale lemon yellow. Apples, lemons, vanilla, fruity nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, apples, lemons, some vanilla, good length. 88-90

2016 Le Blanc Sec de Suduiraut
Pale lemon yellow. Apples, lemons, fruity, fresh nose. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, minerals, elegant, good length. 87-89

2016 Château La Tour Blanche
Golden. Apricots, fruity, pineapples, some spices, detailed nose, nuanced. Fresh acidity, fruity, detailed, elegant, lovely balance, refreshing and playful, long. 93-95

2016 Château d'Yquem
Golden. Apricots, fresh, lively, pineapples, fresh and fruity nose, vanilla, exotic spices, detailed. Fresh acidity, fresh, fruity, pineapples, Sorrento lemons, apricots, detailed, refreshing, candied lemons, detailed and long. 94-96

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