Sauv.Blanc & Sémillon

The blend used for White Graves and Sauternes and rarely encountered outside France. In the great dry whites of Graves, Sauvignon Blanc tends to predominate in the blend, although properties such as Smith Haut Lafite use 100% Sauvignon Blanc while others such as Laville Haut Brion have as much as 60% Sémillon in their final blends. Sauvignon Blanc wines can lose their freshness and fruit after a couple of years in bottle - if blended with Sémillon, then the latter bolsters the wine when the initial fruit from the Sauvignon fades. Ultimately Sauvignon Blanc gives the wine its aroma and raciness while Sémillon gives it backbone and longevity.

In Sauternes, Sémillon is dominant, with Sauvignon Blanc playing a supporting role - it is generally harvested about 10 days before Sémillon and the botrytis concentrates its sweetness and dampens Sauvignon Blanc`s naturally pungent aroma. It contributes acidity, zip and freshness to Sauternes and is an important component of the blend.

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Chateau Thenac, Drink now,

Bottle

£12.00

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£62.34 Saving £9.66

Bottle 6 x 75cl 5cs

£38.94
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Jean-Michel Cazes, Drink now,

Bottle

£13.95

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£75.30 Saving £8.40

Bottle 12 x 75cl 250cs

£99.48
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Chateau Climens, Drink now,

H/Bottle

£14.25

Case price (24)
£290.40 Saving £51.60

H/Bottle 12 x 37.5cl 239cs

£107.88
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Ch. Pont Saint-Martin, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£20.50

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£109.14 Saving £13.86

Bottle 6 x 75cl 7cs

£77.94
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Ch. de Chantegrive, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£21.00

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£217.20 Saving £34.80
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Cullen Wines, For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£129.00

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Bottle 6 x 75cl 10cs

£77.94
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Chateau Cantenac Brown, Ready, but will improve,

Bottle

£24.00

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£123.60 Saving £20.40

Bottle 6 x 75cl 9cs

£90.00
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Chateau Cantenac Brown, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£25.00

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£123.60 Saving £26.40

Bottle 6 x 75cl 16cs

£90.00
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Chateau La Louviere, Drink now,

Bottle

£25.00

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£137.40 Saving £12.60

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£101.46
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Chateau Coutet, Barsac, For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£166.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 3cs

£126.00

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£228.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 3cs

£177.00

Bottle

£45.00

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Chateau La Louviere, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£28.50

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£296.40 Saving £45.60

Bottle 6 x 75cl 16cs

£110.46
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Case price (Bottle 12 x 75cl)

£362.28

Bottle 12 x 75cl 32cs

£275.88
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Chateau Coutet, Barsac, For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£195.60

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£150.00

Case price (Bottle 12 x 75cl)

£391.20

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£300.00
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Chateau Coutet, Barsac, For laying down,

Bottle

£35.00

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£378.00 Saving £42.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 15cs

£144.48
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Chateau Malartic-Lagraviere, For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£288.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 52cs

£195.00
En Primeur

Bottle 6 x 75cl 12cs

£195.00
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Chateau Coutet, Barsac, Ready, but will improve,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£314.40

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£249.00

H/Bottle 12 x 37.5cl 1cs

£310.00
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Chateau Suduiraut, Drink now,

Bottle

£56.00

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£285.00 Saving £51.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 5cs

£224.46
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Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£354.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£282.00
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Chateau Mouton Rothschild, Ready, but will keep,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£354.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 3cs

£282.00
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Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£368.40

Bottle 6 x 75cl 7cs

£294.00
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Chateau Suduiraut, Drink now,

Bottle

£78.00

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£411.54 Saving £56.46

Bottle 6 x 75cl 12cs

£329.94
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Chateau La Tour Blanche, Ready, but will keep,

Bottle

£85.00

H/Bottle 24 x 37.5cl 1cs

£1,000.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£695.00

Bottle 12 x 75cl 1cs

£720.00
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Chateau Pape Clement, For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£580.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 2cs

£471.00
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Chateau d'Yquem, For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£670.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 3cs

£546.00
New To BBX

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£610.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£615.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£675.00
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Chateau d'Yquem, Ready, but will keep,

H/Bottle

£128.00

H/Bottle 12 x 37.5cl 1cs

£1,275.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,075.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£1,090.00

Bottle 6 x 75cl 4cs

£1,194.00
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Chateau d'Yquem, Ready, but will keep,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£814.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 6cs

£666.00
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Ch. Doisy-Daene, For laying down,

Case price (H/Bottle 1 x 37.5cl)

£159.69

H/Bottle 1 x 37.5cl 35cs

£131.99

H/Bottle 1 x 37.5cl 1cs

£130.00
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Chateau d'Yquem, Ready, but will keep,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£1,174.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 8cs

£966.00
Ex-Chateau

Bottle 6 x 75cl 1cs

£975.00
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Chateau d'Yquem, For laying down,

Case price (Bottle 6 x 75cl)

£1,210.80

Bottle 6 x 75cl 3cs

£996.00

Case price (Magnum 1 x 150cl)

£584.80

Magnum 1 x 150cl 6cs

£483.00

Case price (D. Magnum 1 x 300cl)

£851.60

D. Magnum 1 x 300cl 4cs

£701.01

H/Bottle 12 x 37.5cl 1cs

£1,600.00

H/Bottle 12 x 37.5cl 1cs

£1,650.00
New To BBX

H/Bottle 12 x 37.5cl 1cs

£1,800.00

Magnum 1 x 150cl 1cs

£444.00
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Mixed Cases, Ready, but will improve,

AS x24 hf 1 x 900cl 1cs

£295.00
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