Domaine aux Moines

Savennières-Roche aux Moines Chenin Blanc 1994

What a treat. A #Savennieres that smells like honey, tropical and candied fruits, reminiscence of a #sauternes but born dry on the palate.

#domaineauxmoines #rocheauxmoines #christmaswine
— 2 years ago

Château Suduiraut

Ancien Cru du Roy Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 1988

Vintage 1988 - wow, am I lucky to taste this 30 y old #sauternes. peaches. abricot. Super expressive yet lean and vital. It has elegance. Great Sauternes. — 2 years ago

Emily, Martijn and 12 others liked this

Château Guiraud

Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 1997

Vintage 1997 - meditationwine #sauternes #guiraud #premiercru — 3 years ago

Severn, Sylvain and 10 others liked this
Jeroen Koenen

Jeroen Koenen

Or meditation...?
Life’s all about nuance..
Peter van den Besselaar

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@Jeroen Koenen haha! Nice wine to solve a conflict 😃

Château Roûmieu-Lacoste

Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2011

Our #bordeaux guide said this would pair marvelously with medium spicy Indian food. We were doubtful but she’s absolutely right. Nice heady aroma of apricot, peach, balanced acidity and starting to show some of that complexity that age brings to #sauternes. It’s pretty amazing how well it stands up to Indian food or Thai which would blow away most other wines. — 2 years ago

Weingut Keller

Limestone Kabinett Rheinhessen Riesling 2015

Clear, stony, metallic anjou pears. A good wine friend died last night in Paris. He was a dependable member of our San Diego tasting group visiting his first grandchild and we are struggling with our collective loss. @Alec White loved Bordeaux, good cheese and #sauternes. Hug your kids and your parents this week. @Dan Blackwell @Vickie Beuerle @Max Kogod @Matthew Beckman @Bill Bender @Steve Anderson @Jason Berry @Michael Meyer — 4 years ago

Matthew, David and 28 others liked this
Steve Anderson

Steve Anderson

A sad day. He will certainly be missed, but will always be remembered.
Bill Bender

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Thank you @romo for recognizing @Alec White he was an intelligent, comfortable, compassionate soul and his passing was such a shock. I can only hope that he was able to enjoy one last glass of Bordeaux when he was in France. Cheers to him and the many positive memories he gave us 🍷
Hugh O'Riordan

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Sounds great

Château Doisy-Védrines

Sauternes Sémillon Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2007

Vintage 2007 / orange zeste, not cloying but vibrant with a refined smell. Elegant #sauternes — 2 years ago

Doctor, Bob and 19 others liked this

Château Suduiraut

Sauternes 1er Cru Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2001

Vintage 2001 / Developing to an awesome wine, rich smell with honey and apricot, well balanced taste. Nectar! #sauternes — 2 years ago

Rene, Jeroen and 16 others liked this
David T

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Great vintage fit them.

Château Suduiraut

Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2009

Beautiful wine singing in harmony #sauternes — 3 years ago

Serge, Christine and 5 others liked this

Château d'Yquem

Sauternes Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend 1990

Charles (Chad) Bucklin

More advanced color, nose, and palate then anticipated. Lacked freshness but there were incredible caramel, orange, roasted tree fruit, and honey notes. Structure was a little loose. Of course beautiful with #foiegras though. #chateaudyquem #sauternes #semillon #sauvignonblanc #noblerot #bordeaux #ctbucklinwine — 4 years ago

Alexis, Shane M. and 2 others liked this