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  • Country ranking ?

    1 214
  • Producer ranking ?

    5
  • Decanting time

    -
  • When to drink

    2020-2035

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The Story

Today the château is known as a source of excellent value. Its Sauternes are carefully fermented in a combination of steel tank and barrel, before being matured for 15 months in oak (25% new). The result is a sweet wine of the highest calibre - opulent, sweet, complex yet perfectly balanced. Savour with blue cheese or a creamy fruit tart.

 

The estate takes its name from Chevalier de la Montaigne, a councillor of the Bordeaux Parliament ...

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Bright golden colour. Distinct botrytis character with spicy tones backed by dried apricots and pineapple, candied orange zest and fine spiciness. On the palate rich with opulent sweetness tamed by fine minerality and elegant acidity, very good length with a fruit driven finish.

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Preignac, Sauternes
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