The 1990 Suduiraut is a very nice mature Sauternes. The bouquet has a good balance of dried fruit and caramel notes. On the palate very good sweetness and concentration, a good length and balance. The flavors are rich with dried fruits and caramel. It has a wonderful creamy texture, thus making it a good match for some desserts. The wine does however lack some focus and freshness compared with the best Sauternes. Must say I prefer Sauternes with more acidity and focus, but nevertheless I enjoyed this wine.
(Drink Now) Fine – 91p
Tasting Notes for this producer
- Chateau Suduiraut 1990 January 17, 2012
- Chateau Suduiraut 1989 January 16, 2012
- Chateau Suduiraut 1986 January 15, 2012
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