2010 Sauternes at Suduiraut,
Filhot and Lafaurie-Peyraguey
The good news is that the 2010 Sauternes vintage looks every bit as exciting, but different, to the exceptional 2009. The videos below were shot just before New Year in the vineyards of Chateau Suduiraut and in the cellars of Chateau Filhot with owner Gabriel de Vaucelles and Chateau Lafaurie-Peyraguey with manager Eric Larramona. I had intended to taste a few wines just to see how they were coming along but it had been cold for so long (an unheard of 16 days of frost during December) that the exercise was pointless. I will return in a couple of weeks time to see how they are getting along. What I did capture were some fascinating opinions and comparisons between what are shaping up to be two great Sauternes vintages. Bill Blatch
2010 Sauternes Tasting Tomorrow!
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