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Château Doisy-Védrines 2018

£210 Incl. VAT & DP £17.50 / Unit
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An exceptional sweet wine from Barsac

One of the most elite of Barsac sweet wines wines, the 1855 Cru Classé Château Doisy-Védrines is situated on a superb ridge of clay-limestone on the Haut-Barsac plateau, south of the Bordeaux region.

Because of the late onset of botrytis, the harvest of the 2018 vintage took place in 4 successive pickings, from October 2nd to November 6th. The Grand Vin of the estate, the Château Doisy-Védrines 2018 blends Sémillon (87%) with Sauvignon (13%). A high-class Grand Cru of Barsac from an exceptional vintage.

Parker : 90-92 / 100
J. Robinson : 16,5 / 20
Wine Advocate-Parker :
Pale to medium lemon-gold in color, the 2018 Doisy-Vedrines gives up bold notes of warm pineapple, baked pears and spice cake with nuances of orange blossoms, toasted almonds and baking bread. The palate provides a great intensity of tropical and citrus flavors with a racy line of freshness and long, spicy finish.
BordeauxSauternes
Alcohol
13.5

Grape varieties
Sémillon/Sauvignon Blanc/Muscadelle

Dessert wine
Yes

Environment
Sustainable viticulture

J. Robinson
16,5

J. Suckling
89-90

Vinous - A. Galloni
NM92-94

Wine Spectator
89-92

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Vineyard
Graves

Area
Bordeaux

Appellation
Sauternes

Color
White

Producer
Château Doisy-Védrines

Sweetness
Liquoreux

Classification
2e cru classe

Parker
90-92

Allergens
Contains sulphites

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