White - Sweet/Dessert

1998 Château Suduiraut

Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend

  • France
  • Bordeaux
  • Sauternais
  • Sauternes
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Community Tasting Notes 69

  • Dúnadan Likes this wine: 92 points

    June 1, 2019 - Beautiful palet. Light citrus and caramel, lemongrass kind off green’? Feels very well balanced, not to sweet, not to alcoholic. Bright acid structure. Great glass of sauternes, you’ll like more than 1.
    1/1 750 ml bottle.

  • John Nezlek wrote:

    April 3, 2019 - No TN too long ago.

  • rocknroller wrote: 93 points

    March 13, 2019 - Whyne Not? (Rocknroller's (Kevin & Vicki's Place)): Medium gold color. PNP, from 375ml, drank a glass over 45 minutes. The nose is bright with orange zest, peach, caramelized, honey, spice. The palate offers apricot, orange peel, spices, honeyed texture, spice, orange cream, hints of vanilla bean and pineapple. This has a lovely balance and good vigor. Delicious and in good spot. 92+ to 93pts.

  • M.Y. Chong Likes this wine:

    December 1, 2018 - A lot of botrytis on the nose, ripe, sweet nose with some citrus characters, and candlewax. Palate is honeyed, with peach, and a nice caramel on the finish. Finish is decent with a bit of spice and an echo-ing of honey+caramel. Perhaps I would have liked a bit more acidity to balance the high level of sweetness but nevertheless in the context of the vintage and the price paid for this bottle I think this was very good value.

  • djchango77 Likes this wine: 89 points

    November 30, 2018 - Pale gold with maybe a little less heft than expected. Dried apricot, toasted honey, orange peel and maybe a waft of something close to nutmeg or even white pepper.

    I really wanted a touch more, but I will definitely revisit.

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage 1998
  • Type White - Sweet/Dessert
  • Producer Château Suduiraut
  • Varietal Sémillon-Sauvignon Blanc Blend
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Bordeaux
  • SubRegion Sauternais
  • Appellation Sauternes
  • UPC Codes 3148597129678, 3760020103033, 649185974982

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 48 (4%)
  • In Cellars 722 (62%)
  • Consumed 392 (34%)

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