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L'Extravagant de Doisy-Daëne 2012

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All Vintages of this wine
Parker : 90-92 / 100
J. Robinson : 16,5 / 20
Wine Advocate-Parker :
It is quite remarkable that Denis Dubourdieu managed to eke out his L'Extravagant in a growing season that was anything but! One bottle was out of sorts, but the second offered perfumed scents of honey, dandelion and Gewurztraminer-like peach that is light compared to previous vintages, but still attractive. The palate is viscous on the entry with plenty of ripe botrytized honeyed fruit, although, to be honest, it does cut away quickly on the finish. I actually found more potential within Denis Dubourdieu's regular Doisy-Daene.
BordeauxSauternes
Alcohol
13.5

Grape varieties
Sémillon/Sauvignon Blanc

Dessert wine
Yes

Environment
Sustainable viticulture

J. Robinson
16,5

R. Gabriel
18

Wine Spectator
93

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Vineyard
Graves

Area
Bordeaux

Appellation
Sauternes

Color
White

Producer
L'Extravagant de Doisy-Daëne

Sweetness
Liquoreux

Parker
90-92

Allergens
Contains sulphites