$32.00 per bottle
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Superbly located between the top Chateaux of Coutet, Climens and Doisy Daene, Chateau Gravas produces aromatic wines full of finesse, always offering a powerful finish.
|88||Fresh, with a nice floral spine holding the green melon, white peach and yellow apple fruit together. The lively finish shows nice length. Drink now. 1,500 cases made. –JM|
|89||A rich wine from a fine Sauternes year. It has honey, sweet orange marmalade and just enough freshness. At the same time, there is enough botrytis to give a good dry edge. With its weight and bit of spice, it could age. — R.V. (2/1/2012)|
|2009 which offers a delicious buttons candied yellow fruit, crystallized citrus and exotic fruits. The mouth has a delicate sweetness with a balance in place.|
|Type||Liquoreux / Sweet White|
|Grape Varieties||95% Semillon, 5% Sauvignon|
|Average Age of Vines||60 Years|
|Production||1,700 cases of Grand Vin|
|Soil||Clay, sand and limestone|
|Winemaking||Harvested by hand: the grapes are picked in successive passes.|
|Ageing||18 months rotation in vats and barrels|
Superbly located between the top Chateaux of Coutet, Climens and Doisy Daene.
Wood is not a major part of this wine as it is fermented in stainless steel and large wooden casks.
The 7 hectare Château Gravas estate is situated amongst the Barsac crus classés on very chalky ground. It produces aromatic wines full of finesse, always offering a powerful finish.
http://www.chateau-gravas.fr/ - French website
Liquor Act: It is an offence to sell or supply to or obtain liquor on behalf of a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor license No. LIQP 770010066