Haut Charmes Sauternes AOC (375ml)

“Haut” (High) because this nectar has a high quality; “Charmes” (Charms) because it is difficult not to fall under the charm of this wines golden this Sauternes. The micro-climate of the Ciron valley has a major role in its elaboration, to confer a very special character to the wine. Indeed, thanks to the climate, the “botrytis cinerea” appears on the grapes and concentrates the sugar while the acidity decreases. The attention brought to the winemaking and the ageing is the reason of the existence of this exceptional wine.

VARIETALS
80% Sémillon, 20% Sauvignon Blanc

VINTAGE
2015

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Description

TECHNICAL DATA
Alcohol 14%

APPEARANCE
Vivid golden color.

NOSE
Exquisite nose of candid fruits, dry flowers, caramelized apple and honey.

PALATE
The palate carries the elegance with a nice balance of spices and candied apricots, persistent finish.

AGEING
In barrels (50% new; 50% 1 year old).

PAIRING
Saffron risotto or foie gras on bread together with onion marmalade are the perfect match.

READINESS FOR DRINKING
Great aging potential, at its best within 2023.

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