Bordeaux Sémillon Sauvignon Blanc Blend

Château Coutet

Chartreuse de Coutet Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2011

Quite consistent with my notes from ~6 months ago:

Nose has over-ripe apricot, almond oil, marzipan, meringue cookie and cold butter.
Palate has warmed apricot pie with extra flakey, buttery crust, sweet sand, white flower honey and mango.

Admittedly I love Sauternes and have many bottles, yet it's a rarity on opening and posting to the Community. We paired this bottle with a hard, smoked goat cheese from a local, Hudson valley producer, a solid match of sweet and salty.
— 3 days ago

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Josh Morgenthau

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Want some of that apricot pie
Severn Goodwin

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Mmmm yeah, me too! Would also be a solid pair!

Château Climens

Barsac 1er Cru Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2000

Bradley Brown

Delicious and drinking beautifully. Honeyed nectar with some underlying complexity — 4 hours ago

Hermes, Ira and 2 others liked this

Château Coutet

Sauternes-Barsac Sémillon Blend 2014

A blend of 75% Semillon, 23% Sauvignon Blanc, & 2% Muscadelle. Golden with complex aromas, somewhat Riesling like, and adding a tropical bouquet. On the palate this botrytis rich wine shows apple, pineapple and honeysuckle flavors. Lingering finish ending with smoky vanilla notes. Was lucky enough to get a taste of this beauty. Will contine to age in the bottle. Tasting Sample. — a month ago

Lisa, David and 10 others liked this

Clos Floridene

Graves Blanc White Bordeaux Blend 2015

Tasted at least twice before as recently as August 2019. Previous notes apply. This was quite delicious with the small oak component adding perfectly balanced texture. Made for earlier consumption. — 3 days ago

Daniel P., Peter and 14 others liked this

Château Carbonnieux

Pessac-Léognan Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2016

A bit too cold and probably too young. After some additional air it started to reveal its qualities. Looks like a promising wine — 5 days ago

Diane, Peter and 17 others liked this

Château La Tour Blanche

Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2003

Yellow gold. Vibrant in the glass. Rich nose. Notes of apricot and mango, honey, tan spice and some pineapple. Fruity and rich in the mouth. Decent finish. — 13 days ago

Shay, Jason and 13 others liked this

Château Miselle

Sauternes Sémillon Sauvignon Blanc 2017

Love this with my plate of cheeses. Honey and apricots. Beautiful golden color. — 9 days ago

Château Roûmieu-Lacoste

Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2014

I just don’t know how they make such a delicious wine for the price creamy apricot / pineapple , honey ( sugar /acid ratio is amazing ) nice and viscous in the mouth spiced apricot pineapple amazing — 8 days ago

Billy, Mark and 2 others liked this

Château d'Yquem

Y Ygrec Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 1972

This was in prime health at the tender age of 47. Beautifully aromatic and it tasted just as I imagined dry Sauternes would. A lovely curio for a school night - 1972 — 13 days ago

Brandon, Bob and 9 others liked this
Shay A

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Awesome bottle @Fraser McKinley
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Fraser McKinley

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Thanks gents, I hope you are both well! @Shay A @Mike R

Château Malartic-Lagravière

Pessac-Léognan Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2001

2001 vintage. 80 % Sauvignon blanc, 20 % Sémillon. Low yields (25 hl/ha), 10000 bottles produced. Deep golden colour, looks older than it tastes. Intense perfume of bee wax, almonds and dried flowers. Powerful, profound and very good length. For lovers of older white Bordeaux. — 16 days ago

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