2012 White Bordeaux

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The dry wines of the Graves (Pessac-Léognan) and, increasingly, the Médoc, were treated to lovely conditions. The warmth of the summer has removed the racy precision of 2011 and replaced it with a pulpeux dimension; a fleshy, juicy character.

Poor Sauternes never really got a chance to harvest. There was botrytis, but each wave of heavy rain during October washed away any possibility of a decent year. However, some pretty, if rather one-dimensional wines have been made, often from miniscule harvests. At Ch. Guiraud they got only an eye-watering 3.5 hl/ha. One should admire and support them for their persistence alone.
Mark Pardoe MW, BBR Wine Director

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Chateau La Louviere, Ready, but will keep,

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Domaine De Chevalier, For laying down,

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£918.96

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Chateau d'Yquem, For laying down,

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£650.00

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