Lamourette Sauternes 2010 half
This domaine has been in the family since 1860, with the first bottling taking place in 1919, and has subsequently passed from mother to daughter. The current owner, Anne-Marie Leglise took over in 1980. A tiny domaine, covering only 10 ha, this is a truly artisan estate. The soil, which is largely sandyclay with a sub-soil of limestone, gives the Semillon a freshness and a fruitiness.
A sweet, delicate wine which retains its freshness This spicy wine is full of botrytis, giving a dry edge to its rich, honeyed flavors. It has an intense character, a sweet, delicate wine which retains its freshness.
Region: Sauternes, France
Grapes: Semillon, Sauvignon blanc